hoarsely

All Adverb
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  • "Are you going to let him kill me?" the man asked him hoarsely. Cited from Bucky O'Connor, by William MacLeod Raine
  • "You are going to carry away a story like this?" he said hoarsely. Cited from Jeanne Of The Marshes, E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • "How did you know-how did you know?" he asked hoarsely. Cited from The Weavers, by G. Parker, v3
  • More than once he had been hoarsely advised to go below, but he would not go. Cited from The Tidal Wave and Other Stories, by Ethel May Dell
  • No one can say or do anything except hoarsely whisper his name. Cited from Punch, Vol. 100, June 6, 1891, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • "How do you know that I am carrying a secret?" he asked hoarsely. Cited from Havoc, by E. Philips Oppenheim
  • "How much of all that money is there left in your hands?" he asked, hoarsely. Cited from Dead Men's Money, by J. S. Fletcher
  • "Why do you speak to me upon these subjects?" said he, hoarsely. Cited from Debit and Credit, by Gustav Freytag
  • "Who art thou?" hoarsely demanded he who took upon himself the authority of a leader. Cited from The Bravo, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • "How do you come here, and what do you want?" he inquired hoarsely. Cited from The House of the Wolf, by Stanley Weyman
  • I asked hoarsely, though I well knew what he meant. Cited from Orrain: A Romance, by S. Levett-Yeats
  • "Is she dead?" he said hoarsely, looking down at her pale face. Cited from Westways, by S. Weir Mitchell [AKA: Silas Weir Mitchell]
  • When he spoke, it was hoarsely but otherwise without change of tone. Cited from The Wild Olive, by Basil King
  • "Back, for your life!" came hoarsely, as the man raised his arm. Cited from First in the Field, by George Manville Fenn
  • I'd a bad cold, and I spoke very hoarsely when I went to bed. Cited from Pirate Gold, by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  • "D'you mean to say you won't marry me?" he asked hoarsely. Cited from Of Human Bondage, by W. Somerset Maugham
  • "You will come into the house for a few minutes?" he begged hoarsely. Cited from Nobody's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • "You won't give her up to me?" he said hoarsely. Cited from The Captain of the Polestar, by A. Conan Doyle #5
  • You may well speak hoarsely and look like that. Cited from The Claverings, by Anthony Trollope
  • "Which way do your people go now?" she hoarsely asked. Cited from Inez, by Augusta J. Evans
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Meaning of hoarsely

  • adverb In a hoarse or husky voice
    `Excuse me,' he said hoarsely