Origin of guttural
Examples from the Web for guttural
His voice would morph from a melodic baritone to a deep, guttural snarl, grinding notes to a pulp.
She even changed the way she spoke; as a little kid, she spoke like her parents, with guttural hets and ayins.
She lets out a deep, guttural laugh, the kind that sends her into a body-shaking cough away from the phone.China Machado in 'About Face': A Fashion Legend Takes On Aging|Isabel Wilkinson|July 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Sobs wracked my body, and I heard a guttural cry like a wild animal come from somewhere deep within me.
Laila lifted her foot above one of the air gnawing skulls and brought it down with a guttural grunt.The Extinction Parade: An Original Zombie Story by Max Brooks|Max Brooks|January 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The Indian turned to his followers and spoke to them in guttural jargon.Snowdrift|James B. Hendryx
The guttural and palatine sounds of the ch, and some other German peculiarities, cannot be acquired without constant practice.The Collected Writing of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II|Thomas De Quincey
He sat against the wall and talked in guttural tones, and Hal regarded him with deep suspicion.King Coal|Upton Sinclair
After the guttural male voice, the high childish cry seemed to tear the quivering night in two.The Messenger|Elizabeth Robins
The word terminates in ajo, on which stress is laid; the j is pronounced with a most Arabic guttural aspiration.The Bible in Spain - Vol. 2 [of 2]|George Borrow