Part of speech:
Having a rough, husky voice, esp. temporarily as from irritation of the throat or vocal cords
Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding.
Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
The definition of abrasive is something that is harsh or rough, often to an unpleasant degree.
Not polished; uncut; said of a gem.
Not producing a liquid substance that is normally produced:
Making a harsh scratching noise:
Making squawking sounds.
The definition of strident is something loud, harsh-sounding or shrill.
Disagreeable to the sense of hearing
Of, full of, or covered with rock fragments or pebbles:
A type of rough file with raised points instead of ridges, used esp. on wood
(Computing) To extract data by automated means from a format not intended to be machine-readable, such as a screenshot or a formatted web page.
To create resentment, anger, or displeasure; give offense
The definition of irritate is to aggravate or annoy, or to cause itchiness, inflammation or discomfort in or on the body.
To initiate (a lawsuit):
The definition of abrade means to wear away the surface of something or make something rougher, often by using friction.
To dig or excavate with the claws.
To apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
Find another word for rasping. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for rasping, like: hoarse, grating, grinding, harsh, raucous, abrasive, grating.--n. pl. scobs, raspy, rough, dry and jarring.