He looked at her as though she were some repulsive animal, and his voice grew more rasping
It was the stillest silence they had ever known, broken once by a distant lapping, which Peter explained was the wild beasts drinking at the ford, and again by a rasping
sound that might have been the branches of trees rubbing together, but he said it was the redskins sharpening their knives.
be careful how you criticise your neighbors," spoke a rasping
voice near by.
A man's hot breath fell upon his cheek, a hoarse, rasping
voice spoke to him out of the black shadows.
I rolled about in the dry leaves, playing with them and making crooning, rasping
noises in my throat.
He had begun to romp with them in a feeble, awkward way, and even to squabble, his little throat vibrating with a queer rasping
noise (the forerunner of the growl), as he worked himself into a passion.
AN American Statesman who had twisted the tail of the British Lion until his arms ached was at last rewarded by a sharp, rasping
Behind him, with his toe ever rasping
upon the other's heels, there walked a very stern, black-bearded man with a hard eye and a set mouth.
He heard the songs peculiar to busy toilers, a murmur of many workshops, the rasping
of files, and the sound of falling hammers.
Then it seemed as though I were being dragged over rasping
sands, white and hot in the sun.
I demanded, as that brazen voice came rasping
through a second verse.
voice at his elbow said, with sedate scorn: