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growly

[grou-lee] /ˈgraʊ li/
adjective, growlier, growliest.
1.
resembling a growl in pitch and harshness:
This cold has made my voice growly.
2.
irritable; grouchy.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; growl + -y1
Related forms
growliness, noun
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