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Rasp

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Noun

1. rasp, rasping

uttering in an irritated tone

2. rasp, wood file

a coarse file with sharp pointed projections

Verb

3. rasp

scrape with a rasp

4. rasp

utter in a grating voice

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Rasp

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noun
1. 
a harsh grating noise
2. 
a coarse file with rows of raised teeth
verb
3. (transitive)
to scrape or rub (something) roughly, esp with a rasp; abrade
4. 
to utter with or make a harsh grating noise
5. 
to irritate (one's nerves or senses); grate (upon)
noun
an informal or Scot word for raspberry

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Rasp

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verb transitive
1. 
to scrape or rub with or as with a file
2. 
to utter in a rough, grating tone
3. 
to grate upon; irritate
giggling that rasped his nerves
verb intransitive
4. 
to scrape roughly; grate
5. 
to make a rough, grating sound
noun
6. 
a type of rough file with raised points instead of ridges, used esp. on wood
7. 
a rough, grating sound
8. 
an act of rasping

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Rasp

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n.
1. A coarse file with sharp, pointed projections.
2. The act of filing with a rasp.
3. A harsh grating sound.
v. rasped, rasp·ing, rasps
v.tr.
1. To file or scrape with a rasp.
2. To utter in a grating voice.
3. To grate on (nerves or feelings).
v.intr.
1. To scrape harshly; grate.
2. To make a harsh, grating sound.

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