Sentence Examples with the word rasp

As the teams came to a halt, the rasp of leather against sandy wheels assured her that the other wagons were following suit.

The incisors are small, so as not to interfere with the penetrating action of the tusks; and the crowns of some of the teeth of the cheek-series are modified into scissor-like blades, in order to rasp off the flesh from the bones, or to crack the bones themselves, while the later teeth of this series tend to disappear.