Not producing a liquid substance that is normally produced:
Harsh and grating in sound; sounding rough and husky
Characterized by violent motion; turbulent:
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:
Rough, crude, or forbidding in appearance
Find another word for raspy. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for raspy, like: dry, grating, hoarse, jarring, rasping, raucous, rough, scratchy, squawky, strident and sounds.