Gravelly - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡrævəli|  American pronunciation of the word gravelly
Brit.  |ˈɡrav(ə)li|  British pronunciation of the word gravelly

adjective

- abounding in small stones (syn: pebbly, shingly)
- unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound(syn: grating, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy)

a gravelly voice

Examples

...his singing voice is a little gravelly, but otherwise he's a fine musician...

The beech-tree is in high, chalky, and gravelly soils.

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