As a noun rasps
As a verb rasps
As an adjective raspy is
(of sound) rough, raw, especially used to describe vocal quality.
(of sound) Rough, raw, especially used to describe vocal quality.
* Louisa May Alcott, Little Wives
- His incessant coughing made his voice sound raspy .
- I don't wish to get raspy , so let's change the subject.
* grating, harsh, hoarse, rough
* (irritable) irritable
* prays, spray