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low and grating in sound

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brusque and surly and forbidding

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

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Look, Gruff has been sensational, a massive support for me.
AR drothwy dechrau ras feics enwoca'r byd, mae'r seiclwr proffesiynol Gruff Lewis yn dweud bod Cymru'n haeddu cynnal cymalau o Le Tour de France yn y dyfodol.
VRD rehabilitation of the residence Bois Gruff in tauliers.
National Theatre Wales has teamed up with Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys to create The Insatiable, Inflatable Candylion, a festive event that's somewhere between a theatre show and a live music gig, inspired by Gruff 's seminal album Candylion and performed indoors at Cardiff 's SSE Swalec Stadium, Pontcanna.
When we recorded it, we had been on tour for about four years," says frontman Gruff Rhys, 44.
Subsequently, Pixie Hollow librarian Scribble (Thomas Lennon) uncovers a drawing, which suggests that Gruff will bring about the destruction of Pixie Hollow.
GRUFF RHYS has revealed his next piece of work will be the soundtrack for Set Fire To The Stars, a biopic of Dylan Thomas' first literary visit to America.
Today you can pick up a free copy of The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
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By IAN HUGHES A SECOND wave of acts, including the likes of Richard Hawley and Gruff Rhys, have been announced for Gwynedd's newest addition to the festival circuit.
SUPER Furry Animals frontman GRUFF RHYS is coming clean with his latest solo record.
However, that said, the youngsters who are lucky enough to meet the book will see that the donkey's skills are eventually put to a purpose that Farmer Gruff readily welcomes.
Paul Nicholls, Matthew Horne and Bernard Hill star in this clever take on the Billy Goats Gruff fairy tale.
Along with Cinderella, Rapunzel and The Emperor's New Clothes comes the tale of Three Billy Goats Gruff.
The main characters include a gruff sergeant (Bernard Blancan) trying to win his men favor with his French superiors, an idealistic corporal (Sami Bouajila) given to big "Les Miserables"-type speeches, a good-looking grunt (Roschdy Zem) looking to get back to the Provencal dame he loved for one night and an Uncle Tom-like private (Jamel Debbouze), who becomes joined at the hip to his sergeant.