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Harsh-sounding; shrill; grating
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  1. Harsh-sounding; shrill; grating
  2. Loud, harsh, grating, or shrill:
  3. Characterized by harsh, irritating insistence
Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
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  1. Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
  2. Difficult to endure or live through, especially because of harsh or inclement weather:
  3. Harsh, rude, brutal, etc.; not gentle or mild
Harsh and rasping
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  1. Harsh and rasping
  2. Irritating or annoying
Having a rough, husky voice, esp. temporarily as from irritation of the throat or vocal cords
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  1. Having a rough, husky voice, esp. temporarily as from irritation of the throat or vocal cords
  2. Harsh and grating in sound; sounding rough and husky
  3. Afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice.
Striking with force on the organs of hearing; strongly audible
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  1. Striking with force on the organs of hearing; strongly audible
  2. Characterized by high volume and intensity. Used of sound:
  3. Producing sound of high volume and intensity:
Brusque or stern in manner or appearance:
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  1. Brusque or stern in manner or appearance:
  2. Rough or surly in manner or speech; brusquely rude
  3. Harsh and throaty; hoarse
Characterized by or constituting a dissonance; discordant
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  1. Characterized by or constituting a dissonance; discordant
  2. Of or pertaining to dissonance.
  3. Harsh and inharmonious in sound; discordant.
That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
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  1. That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
Containing, consisting of, or producing harsh, unpleasant or discordant sounds.
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  1. Containing, consisting of, or producing harsh, unpleasant or discordant sounds.
  2. Having a harsh, unpleasant sound; discordant.
So loud as to hurt the ears; deafening
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  1. So loud as to hurt the ears; deafening
  2. Loud and shrill enough to hurt the ears:
  3. Extremely loud, painfully loud.
Extremely loud (of sound)
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Glaringly conspicuous or obtrusive
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  1. Glaringly conspicuous or obtrusive
  2. (Usage Problem) Totally or offensively conspicuous or obtrusive:
  3. Unpleasantly loud and noisy:
Strongly affecting the senses of smell and taste:
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  1. Strongly affecting the senses of smell and taste:
  2. Abrupt or acute:
  3. Briskly or keenly cold and cutting:
Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
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  1. Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
  2. Reacting readily to stimuli or impressions; sensitive:
  3. Narrowly pointed; sharp:
Constructed without mortar or cement:
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  1. Constructed without mortar or cement:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Lacking a tonal center or key; characterized by atonality.
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  1. Lacking a tonal center or key; characterized by atonality.
  2. (Music) Without a tonal center or key
  3. (Linguistics) Not tonal, lacking tones.
Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding.
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  1. Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding.
Not skilled or interested in music.
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  1. Not skilled or interested in music.
  2. Not musical: lacking in musical ability.
  3. Sounding harsh to the ear; dissonant.
Very loud; shrill:
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  1. Very loud; shrill:
  2. Penetrating or sharp to the senses
  3. Causing pain, especially because of cold:
High-pitched and piercing.
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  1. High-pitched and piercing.
  2. Sharp or keen to the senses.
  3. Producing a sharp, high-pitched tone or sound:
Keen or acute; discerning
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  1. Keen or acute; discerning
  2. Able or seeming to penetrate:
  3. Sharp; piercing
Big and strong; robust; burly
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  1. Big and strong; robust; burly
  2. Sounding deep and hoarse; rough
  3. Hoarse or rough in quality:
Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
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  1. Disagreeable in sound; harsh or dissonant.
  2. Harsh or dissonant sounding
  3. (Geology) of a differing type of rock cutting across a formation
Rough and stormy; turbulent
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  1. Rough and stormy; turbulent
  2. Noisy and unruly; rowdy
  3. Noisy and lively; loud and exuberant
Disorderly; rough:
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  1. Disorderly; rough:
  2. Having the nature of or characteristic of a rowdy; rough, quarrelsome, etc.
  3. Rough and disorderly; riotous or just boisterous
Producing sound of high volume and intensity:
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  1. Producing sound of high volume and intensity:
  2. (Dial.) Strong or offensive, as in smell
  3. Clamorous and insistent:
Overcome by alcoholic liquor to the point of losing control over one's faculties; intoxicated
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  1. Overcome by alcoholic liquor to the point of losing control over one's faculties; intoxicated
  2. Overcome by strong feeling or emotion:
  3. Overcome by any powerful emotion
Constructed without mortar or cement:
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  1. Constructed without mortar or cement:
  2. No longer yielding liquid, especially milk:
  3. Not shedding tears:
Irritating or annoying
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  1. Irritating or annoying
  2. Harsh and rasping
Severe, cruel, or exacting:
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  1. Severe, cruel, or exacting:
  2. Unpleasant, uncomfortable, or hostile to survival:
  3. Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
Having a rough, husky voice, esp. temporarily as from irritation of the throat or vocal cords
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  1. Having a rough, husky voice, esp. temporarily as from irritation of the throat or vocal cords
  2. Harsh and grating in sound; sounding rough and husky
  3. Afflicted by a dry, quite harsh voice.
That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
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  1. That jars (clashes or disagrees); incongruous, conflictful.
Easily irritated
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  1. Easily irritated
  2. (Of sound) Rough, raw, especially used to describe vocal quality.
  3. Rough; grating.
Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
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  1. Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
  2. Difficult to endure or live through, especially because of harsh or inclement weather:
  3. Harsh, rude, brutal, etc.; not gentle or mild
Making a harsh scratching noise:
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  1. Making a harsh scratching noise:
  2. Harsh and irritating:
  3. Annoying, irritating, itchy.
Making squawking sounds.
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  1. Making squawking sounds.
  2. (Of a sound) Resembling a squawk; raw and grating
Harsh-sounding; shrill; grating
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  1. Harsh-sounding; shrill; grating
  2. Loud, harsh, grating, or shrill:
  3. Characterized by harsh, irritating insistence
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