To make a low, hoarse noise in the throat, as a frog, a raven, or a crow; hence, to make any hoarse, dismal sound.
- A low hoarse sound, as that characteristic of frogs and crows.
- To utter in a low hoarse sound.
- Slang To kill.
- To utter a low hoarse sound.
- To speak with a low hoarse voice.
- To mutter discontentedly; grumble.
- Slang To die.