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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; Abounding in small stones.

Usage examples (37)
  • A gravelly voice
  • The soil at To Kalon is described as gravelly with some clay.
  • And parts of it gravelly which is the first soil of the kind we have seen since we started.
  • "gravelly" becoming routine when discussions turned to Faithfull-a practice that continues to this day. for more
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