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hoarse

adjective uk   /hɔːs/  us   /hɔːrs/
(of a voice or a person) having a rough voice, often because of a sore throat or a cold: a hoarse voice She sounded a bit hoarse. You'll make yourself hoarse if you keep shouting like that!
See also
hoarsely
adverb uk   /hɔːs.li/  us   /hɔːrs.li/
hoarseness
noun [U] uk   /hɔːs.nəs/  us   /hɔːrs.nəs/
Translations of “hoarse”
in Arabic مَبْحوح…
in Korean 쉰…
in Malaysian garau…
in French enroué…
in Turkish boğuk, kısık, tırmalayıcı…
in Italian rauco…
in Chinese (Traditional) (嗓音)嘶啞的…
in Russian хриплый…
in Polish ochrypły…
in Vietnamese (giọng nói) cộc cằn và khàn khàn, (người) có giọng nói khàn khàn…
in Spanish ronco…
in Portuguese rouco…
in Thai (เสียง) แหบห้าว…
in German heiser…
in Catalan ronc…
in Japanese 声がかすれた, ハスキーな…
in Indonesian parau, serak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (嗓音)嘶哑的…
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