[ voh-kuhl frahy ]
/ ˈvoʊ kəl ˈfraɪ /
a voice quality characterized by a low pitch and raspy sound and produced by a slow fluttering of the vocal cords: Both men and women speak with vocal fry.He wrote to the radio show to complain about the young woman’s vocal fry.
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Also called creaky voice, glottal fry .
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