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However, taking into account that men's voices are huskier in both languages, breathy phonation in general is more marked for male voices and may explain why informants from both language groups found some of the male voices sensual.
Frequently the age of the offender was a determining factor; however, the fact that "[s]ome boys are more sturdily built than others of the same age" was recognized by magistrates and supported their proposal that the age could be raised to seventeen or eighteen for undersized boys and lowered to six or seven for huskier little boys.
TONI Braxton's signature sultry voice is even huskier than usual these days.
So, taking Pillar's advice -- after all, who knew better than she -- Gene lowered his voice, making it even huskier.
Everything is bigger and huskier, all the bearing sizes have been increased, the gear centers are increased, oil capacity is up.
On this machine, his voice sounded huskier, sexy in a business-like way.
This photo shows a distinctly huskier individual than the lean, firmly-muscled young fellow in the family photo.
Then there's Massachusetts, where, according to Howie Carr in the Boston Herald, the state Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) is known for the openhandedness with which it dispenses emotional-distress awards to those who've suffered workplace setbacks and upsets: $15,000 in emotionals to a seven-months-pregnant woman who got turned down for a job as a bartender; $20,000 against a company that declined to hire as an auto mechanic a man who was legally blind when not wearing glasses and who had no driver's license; $25,000 to a would-be policeman who was completely deaf in one ear; $25,000 to a female cop left at the station while huskier male colleagues were sent on a drug raid; and so forth.
Fumbling, halting, appearing befuddled," wrote Haynes Johnson in The Washington Post for March 23, "his eyes wary and almost haunted at times, his voice huskier and lower than one remembers, visibly older and defensive, he resembled the unflattering caricatures of him.
The former recluse ballooned to over 275 pounds, a much huskier frame than when "KUWTK" started in 2007.