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Synonyms for husky
ˈhʌs kihusky

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  1. Eskimo dog, huskyadjective

    breed of heavy-coated Arctic sled dog

    Antonyms:
    euphonious, frail, euphonous

  2. beefy, burly, husky, strapping, buirdlyadjective

    muscular and heavily built

    "a beefy wrestler"; "had a tall burly frame"; "clothing sizes for husky boys"; "a strapping boy of eighteen"; "`buirdly' is a Scottish term"

    Synonyms:
    hoarse, burly, gruff, strapping, beefy, buirdly

    Antonyms:
    euphonious, euphonous, frail

  3. gruff, hoarse, huskyadjective

    deep and harsh sounding as if from shouting or illness or emotion

    "gruff voices"; "the dog's gruff barking"; "hoarse cries"; "makes all the instruments sound powerful but husky"- Virgil Thomson

    Synonyms:
    ill-humored, gruff, burly, buirdly, crusty, strapping, beefy, ill-humoured, hoarse, curmudgeonly

    Antonyms:
    euphonious, euphonous, frail

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. huskyadjective

    Synonyms:
    dry, shrivelled

  2. huskyadjective

    Synonyms:
    hoarse, rough, raucous, harsh

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. huskyadjective

    Synonyms:
    dry, raucous, harsh, discordant, guttural, hoarse

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "husky":

    eskimo

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How to use husky in a sentence?

  1. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall:

    No, I ’m not satisfied, I don’t think anybody should be, i don’t think Husky’s satisfied -- they better not be.

  2. Charlotte Bronte:

    Feeling without judgement is a washy draught indeed but judgement untempered by feeling is too bitter and husky a morsel for human deglutition.


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