OTHER WORDS FROM raspyrasp·i·ness, nounun·rasp·y, adjective
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Known as the Five Foot Assassin, the rapper from A Tribe Called Quest became a hip-hop legend in the ’90s for his raspy flows, punchy one-liners and infectious enthusiasm.The Most Anticipated Albums of 2022|Andrew R. Chow|December 21, 2021|Time
The week of April 7, she started hearing raspy coughs from inside patient rooms.900,000 infected. Nearly 15,000 dead. How the coronavirus tore through D.C., Maryland and Virginia.|Rebecca Tan, Antonio Olivo, John D. Harden|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Her voice was raspy and after answering questions she paused, as if about to faint.Jeopardy! Champion Julia Collins’s Brain Feels Like Mush|Sujay Kumar|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A deep, raspy voice seems the only vestige of the three decades he spent pounding his body with poisons.Hallucinating Away a Heroin Addiction|Abby Haglage|May 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I hear it again in my ears, as I did that day in October 1971, ardent and raspy, unchanged by the passage of time.Bernard-Henri Lévy: André Malraux’s Bangladesh, Before the Radicals|Bernard-Henri Lévy|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I heard your trademark raspy voice came from a childhood malady?Emma Stone On ‘The Amazing Spider-Man,’ Andrew Garfield, & More|Marlow Stern|June 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
No, sorry, I speak fast, and my voice is kind of raspy because we went out drinking last night.Kelly Clarkson Talks Heartbreak|Ramin Setoodeh|October 25, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Sometimes a blue miasmic haze settled down, and the dry raspy hides of the elephants grew damp and they fretted at their chains.
She held out her hands; the dry raspy trunk curled out toward them.
His voice got a little raspy; it is certain that his eyes were a little dim.Sue, A Little Heroine|L. T. Meade
It is, in truth, somewhat saturnine; rather raspy, occasionally vitriolic.
Duarte, his soft raspy words choked and unintelligible, embraced Hall.The Five Arrows|Allan Chase