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brayverb [I]

 us   /breɪ/
to make the ​loudsound that a donkey makes
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brayverb [I]

uk   us   /breɪ/
to make a ​loud, ​unpleasantnoise: The ​mulessuddenlystarted braying. She had a ​loud, braying ​laugh.
bray
noun uk   us  
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Translations of “bray”
in Korean (당나귀가) 시끄러운 소리를 내다…
in Arabic يَنهَق…
in Malaysian rengeh…
in French braiement…
in Chinese (Traditional) (驢)叫, 發出似驢叫的聲音…
in Italian ragliare…
in Spanish rebuzno…
in Vietnamese tiếng be be…
in Portuguese zurrar…
in Thai เสียงแหบพร่า…
in German der Eselsschrei…
in Catalan bramar…
in Japanese (ロバのような)耳障りな音を出す…
in Chinese (Simplified) (驴)叫, 发出似驴叫的声音…
in Indonesian ringkik keledai…
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