Definition of gravelly adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɡrævəli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡrævəli//
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  1. 1full of or containing many small stones a dry gravelly soil Silt and gravelly deposits had been left by the tide.
  2. 2(of a voice) deep and with a rough sound His gravelly voice is perfect for radio.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: gravelly