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adjective husky pronunciation in British English /ˈhʌski/
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adjectivehusky
comparativehuskier
superlativehuskiest

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  1. 1
    a husky voice is deep and sounds hoarse (=as if you have a sore throat), often in an attractive way
  2. 2
    American a husky boy or man is big and strong

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huskiness

noun [uncountable]

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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