Word forms: brays
When a donkey brays, it makes a loud harsh sound. [V] ⇒ The donkey brayed and tried to bolt.
2. verb If someone brays, they make a loud harsh sound or talk in a loud harsh way. [written] [V prep] ⇒ Neil brayed with angry laughter. [V with quote] ⇒ Her voice was shockingly loud. 'Put the chair down,' she brayed. [V-ing] ⇒ William had a loud, braying voice. Bray is also a noun. ⇒ She cut him off with a wild bray of laughter.
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