The quality of having a hoarse or harsh sound: she tried to clear the raspiness from her voice
More example sentences
- He has an appealing voice - slightly breathy, with just the right amount of raspiness.
- Listening to the slow percolation of the organs and the smoky raspiness of his vocals on his classic tracks, you can hear the sound of true inspiration.
- Voicing Yosemite Sam was rough on the throat because of Sam's sheer volume and raspiness.