verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of rasp
OTHER WORDS FROM raspraspish, adjectiveun·rasped, adjective
Words nearby rasp
Example sentences from the Web for rasp
Using a rasp, zest the meyer lemon into the bowl and add the chopped herbs, anchovy, capers and a few grinds of black pepper.
"I saw you as I was coming away from Kendrick's last night," he began, with a bickering rasp in his voice.The Wreckers|Francis Lynde
His throat was like sandpaper and the words came out in a rasp.The Dark Door|Alan Edward Nourse
Sixth, rasp off the outside edge of one end of the pipe as shown.
If the branch is tapered with the rasp as shown the joint can be made very tight.
Second, square the ends with the rasp, as previously explained.