blunt, rough, crusty, surly; see abrupt 2, blunt 2, irritable, rude 1, 2.
harsh, grating, rough; see hoarse. See syn. study at blunt.
"gruff." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 12 August 2019. <https://thesaurus.yourdictionary.com/Gruff>.
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Low and grating in sound:
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