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used in The Sound and the Fury

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unpleasantly loud and harsh
  • At the corner two bootblacks caughtme, one on either side, shrill and raucous, like blackbirds.
    2 — June 2, 1910 (8% in)
  • A pair of jaybirds came upfrom nowhere, whirled up on the blast like gaudyscraps of cloth or paper and lodged inthe mulberries, where they swungin raucous tilt and recover, screaming into the wind that ripped their harsh cries onward and away like scraps of paper or of cloth in turn.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (2% in)

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