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Definition 1: a coarse file with sharp pointed projections - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for rasp in the sense of this definition

(rasp is a kind of ...) a steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces; used for smoothing wood or metal

Definition 2: uttering in an irritated tone - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for rasp in the sense of this definition

(rasp is a kind of ...) the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication

Definition 3: utter in a grating voice - [verb of communication]

(rasp is a kind of ...) express in speech

"She talks a lot of nonsense" "This depressed patient does not verbalize"

Definition 4: scrape with a rasp - [verb of contact]

(rasp is a kind of ...) wear away

(rasp implies ...) move over something with pressure

"rub my hands" "rub oil into her skin"

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