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She could barely hear over the rhythmic rasping of a knife being sharpened in long, aggressive sweeps.
It was but child's play for so strong a man as Mr. Steele to shake off so futile a grasp, and he did so with a rasping laugh.The Mayor's Wife|Anna Katherine Green
You had perceived upon what measure of aggression, upon what rasping unkindnesses, the applause of your fellows was bestowed.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
A low call came from a brooding curlew, a faint sigh from a plover, and the wild rasping cry of a lapwing greeted them overhead.The Underworld|James C. Welsh
The twisted bar of iron stands out from the door and the ring is drawn up and down over a series of nicks, making a rasping noise.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland|Kate Douglas Wiggin
Broken crystal littered the floor in shards and puddles of strange chemicals mingled smells to become a throat-rasping fog.Star Born|Andre Norton