guttural

guttural [ GUHT-er-uh' l ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. articulated in the throat
2. harsh, throaty or unpleasant utterance
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The German language, when spoken often comes across as somewhat harsh and guttural to English speakers.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 Marvin Gaye's voice was a remarkably versatile instrument, sometimes gossamer, sometimes guttural, always expressive and emotional.

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