Gride vs Rasp - What's the difference?

gride | rasp |


As verbs the difference between gride and rasp

is that gride is (obsolete|transitive) to pierce (something) with a weapon; to wound, to stab while rasp is to use a rasp.

As a noun rasp is

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.

gride

English

Verb

  • (obsolete) To pierce (something) with a weapon; to wound, to stab.
  • *1590 , (Edmund Spenser), The Faerie Queene , III.1:
  • *:She lightly lept out of her filed bedd, / And to her weapon ran, in minde to gride / The loathed leachour.
  • (obsolete) To travel (through) something, of a weapon or sharp object.
  • * 1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , II.viii:
  • His poinant speare he thrust with puissant sway / At proud Cymochles, whiles his shield was wyde, / That through his thigh the mortall steele did gryde [...].
  • To produce a grinding or scraping sound.
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    rasp

    English

    (wikipedia rasp)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • 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.
  • The sound made by this tool when used, or any similar sound.
  • the rasp of her perpetual cough
  • (obsolete) The raspberry.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • Set sorrel amongst rasps , and the rasps will be smaller.
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    Verb

  • To use a rasp.
  • To make a noise similar to the one a rasp makes in use; to utter rasps.
  • To work something with a rasp.
  • to rasp''' wood to make it smooth; to '''rasp bones to powder
  • (figurative) To grate harshly upon; to offend by coarse or rough treatment or language.
  • Some sounds rasp the ear.
    His insults rasped my temper.

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