What does the word guttural mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to, or formed in, the throat.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Gutturally.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A sound produced in the throat.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Gutturalness.

Usage examples for guttural

  1. " And your very beautiful island," I enquired, in guttural accents that would have made me flee for the police instantly, had I been in their shoes, " so pleasantly situated in the sea- what is its name?" – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  2. Sara had to smile in spite of her sadness, at which the creature gave such an odd, guttural chuckle, that she laughed outright. – Sara, a Princess by Fannie E. Newberry
  3. The only sound he could raise was an incomprehensible guttural grunt. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola