What does asperate mean?

asperate meaning in General Dictionary

to produce harsh or irregular

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  • to produce harsh or uneven.

asperate meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1650s, "make rough," from Latin asperatus, past participle of asperare "to roughen, make rough, exasperate," from asper "rough" (see asperity). Related: Asperated; asperating.


asperate meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To make rough or uneven.