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A coarse file (tool)
To make a noise similar to the one a rasp in use makes; to utter rasps
To work something with a rasp
To use a rasp
The sound made by this tool when used
utter in a grating voice
Hence, figuratively: To grate harshly upon; to offend by coarse or rough treatment or language; as, some sounds rasp the ear; his insults rasped my temper
To rub or file with a rasp; to rub or grate with a rough file; as, to rasp wood to make it smooth; to rasp bones to powder
{i} file, flat tool with an abrasive surface; act of scraping, act of scouring, abrasion
The raspberry
A rough-sided tool designed to dig into and wear away material such as wood
A coarse file, on which the cutting prominences are distinct points raised by the oblique stroke of a sharp punch, instead of lines raised by a chisel, as on the true file
If someone rasps, their voice or breathing is harsh and unpleasant to listen to. `Where've you put it?' he rasped He fell back into the water, his breath rasping in his heaving chest Rasp is also a noun. He was still laughing when he heard the rasp of Rennie's voice
A machine that grinds waste into a manageable material and helps prevent odor
scrape with a rasp
If something rasps or if you rasp it, it makes a harsh, unpleasant sound as it rubs against something hard or rough. Sabres rasped from scabbards and the horsemen spurred forward Foden rasped a hand across his chin Rasp is also a noun. the rasp of something being drawn across the sand
a coarse file with sharp pointed projections
uttering in an irritated tone
{f} scrape, abrade, scour
Noun: The term for a variety of instruments used to remove the bump on the nasal bridge Verb: The action of removing the nasal bridge bump
a coarse file with sharp pointed projections uttering in an irritated tone utter in a grating voice scrape with a rasp
Abrasive metal tool used to remove excess skin from knuckles
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A form of file with sharp individually raised teeth, used to remove wood rapidly
A rasping sound
Present participle of rasp
past of rasp
{s} (about a sound) grating, harsh, irritating
uttering in an irritated tone
unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"
with a harsh sound, stridently, gratingly; hoarsely, with a scratchy voice
gratingly: in a harsh and grating manner; "her voice fell gratingly on our ears"
plural of rasp
third-person singular of rasp