raspingly
adverb see rasp I

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  • raspingly — See rasper. * * * …   Universalium

  • raspingly — adverb In a rasping way. Syn: raspily …   Wiktionary

  • raspingly — ræspɪŋlɪ / rɑːs adv. with a harsh sound, stridently, gratingly; hoarsely, with a scratchy voice …   English contemporary dictionary

  • raspingly — rasp·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • raspingly — adverb in a harsh and grating manner her voice fell gratingly on our ears • Syn: ↑gratingly, ↑harshly • Derived from adjective: ↑harsh (for: ↑harshly), ↑rasping, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rasping — raspingly, adv. raspingness, n. /ras ping, rah sping/, adj. 1. harsh; grating: a rasping voice. n. 2. a minute piece removed by rasping: raspings of sawed wood. 3. raspings, dry bread crumbs. [1650 60; RASP + ING2, ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • gratingly — adverb in a harsh and grating manner her voice fell gratingly on our ears • Syn: ↑raspingly, ↑harshly • Derived from adjective: ↑harsh (for: ↑harshly), ↑rasping …   Useful english dictionary

  • harshly — adverb 1. in a harsh or unkind manner (Freq. 3) That s enough!, he cut in harshly • Derived from adjective: ↑harsh 2. in a harsh and grating manner (Freq. 2) her voice fell gratingly on our ears • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • rasp — I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French *rasper, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German raspōn to scrape together Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to rub with something rough; specifically to abrade with a rasp 2. to grate… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cadbury Flake — is a bar of thinly folded milk chocolate produced in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Australia, Ireland and South Africa by Cadbury.The product was first developed in 1920 and was founded by an employee of Cadburys. When the excess from the… …   Wikipedia

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