Definition of hoarseness in English:

hoarseness

noun

  • See hoarse

    • ‘Strangely, in spite of all the throat pain, hoarseness and loss of voice are not common.’
    • ‘It is unlikely that you will experience any problems after the test other than a mild sore throat, hoarseness, cough, or muscle aches.’
    • ‘Some consistent clinical findings are nonproductive cough, low-grade fever, sore throat and hoarseness.’
    • ‘Side effects include difficulty swallowing, shortness of breath, sore throat and hoarseness.’
    • ‘Very few patients report upper respiratory tract symptoms such as rhinorrhoea, nasal obstruction, sneezing, sore throat, or hoarseness.’

Pronunciation

hoarseness

/ˈhɔːsnəs/