hoarsen

[ hawr-suh n, hohr- ]
/ ˈhɔr sən, ˈhoʊr- /

verb (used with or without object)

to make or become hoarse.

Nearby words

  1. hoare, samuel,
  2. hoarfrost,
  3. hoarhound,
  4. hoarse,
  5. hoarsely,
  6. hoary,
  7. hoary cress,
  8. hoary marmot,
  9. hoary-headed,
  10. hoast

Origin of hoarsen

First recorded in 1740–50; hoarse + -en1

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019


British Dictionary definitions for hoarsen

hoarsen

/ (ˈhɔːsən) /

verb

to make or become hoarse
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012