Definition of Throaty

1. Adjective. Sounding as if pronounced low in the throat. "A rich throaty voice"

Similar to: Low, Low-pitched
Derivative terms: Throat



Definition of Throaty

1. a. Guttural; hoarse; having a guttural voice.

Definition of Throaty

1. Adjective. (context: of a sound) produced in the throat; especially such a sound which is rough or coarse. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Throaty

1. hoarse [adj THROATIER, THROATIEST] - See also: hoarse

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Throaty

throated
throatier
throatiest
throatily
throatiness
throatinesses
throating
throatings
throatlash
throatlashes
throatlatch
throatlatches
throats
throatwort
throatworts
throaty (current term)
throb
throbbed
throbber
throbbers
throbbier
throbbiest
throbbing
throbbingly
throbbings
throbby
throbs
throe
throed
throeing

Literary usage of Throaty

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1. The Song of the Cardinal by Gene Stratton-Porter (1915)
"from the sumac! His song broke in a suffocating burst of exultation. Cautiously he hopped from twig to twig toward her. With tender throaty mur- ..."

2. Vocal Faults and Their Remedies by William Hammond Breare (1907)
"A throaty CONSONANT A VOCALIST experienced much difficulty in *» singing the word "rain." A most pronounced throaty quality ensued. ..."

3. The Grapes of Wrath: A Tale of North and South by Mary Harriott Norris (1901)
"... and here, the distance from the shore doubtless making her feel safe, she began to chant in a low, musical, throaty monotone,— " When you see de ..."

4. Gill's Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon: With Examples of Use in by John Kaye Gill, W. C. Chaltin (1909)
"... is represented by three stutter-like, throaty gags in lieu of syllables, the final syllable containing the only vocal. This guttural exaggeration of k, ..."

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