un-rasped

rasp

[rasp, rahsp]
verb (used with object)
1.
to scrape or abrade with a rough instrument.
2.
to scrape or rub roughly: The glacier rasped the valley floor.
3.
to grate upon or irritate: The sound rasped his nerves.
4.
to utter with a grating sound: to rasp out an answer.
verb (used without object)
5.
to scrape or grate.
6.
to make a grating sound.
noun
7.
an act of rasping.
8.
a rasping sound.
9.
a coarse file, used mainly on wood, having separate conical teeth.
10.
(in an insect) a roughened surface used in stridulation.

Origin:
1200–50; Middle English raspen < Old French rasper to scrape, grate < Germanic; see rape3

raspish, adjective
unrasped, adjective
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rasp1 (rɑːsp)
 
n
1.  a harsh grating noise
2.  a coarse file with rows of raised teeth
 
vb
3.  (tr) to scrape or rub (something) roughly, esp with a rasp; abrade
4.  to utter with or make a harsh grating noise
5.  to irritate (one's nerves or senses); grate (upon)
 
[C16: from Old French raspe, of Germanic origin; compare Old High German raspōn to scrape]
 
'rasper1
 
n
 
'raspish1
 
adj

rasp2 (rɑːsp)
 
n
an informal or Scot word for raspberry

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Word Origin & History

rasp
c.1300, "to scrape," from M.Du. raspen, O.Fr. rasper "to grate, rasp," from a W.Gmc. source (cf. O.E. gehrespan) akin to the root of raffle (q.v.). Vocalic sense is from 1843. The noun meaning "coarse file" is from 1540s, from M.Fr. raspe, from O.Fr. rasper "to rasp."
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