rasp - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/rɑːsp/
present tense
I/you/we/theyrasp
he/she/itrasps
present participlerasping
past tenserasped
past participlerasped
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive]

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    to make an unpleasant sound as if two rough surfaces were rubbing together, especially when speaking or breathing
  2. 2
    [transitive] to rub a hard surface with something rough
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