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Rough

a.1.Having inequalities, small ridges, or points, on the surface; not smooth or plain; as, a rough board; a rough stone; rough cloth.
2.Not polished; uncut; - said of a gem; as, a rough diamond.
2.Hence, figuratively, lacking refinement, gentleness, or polish.
A fiend, a fury, pitiless and rough.
- Shak.
A surly boatman, rough as wayes or winds.
- Prior.
3.Marked by coarseness; shaggy; ragged; disordered; - said of dress, appearance, or the like; as, a rough coat.
3.Marked by severity or violence; harsh; hard; as, rough measures or actions.
On the rough edge of battle.
- Milton.
A quicker and rougher remedy.
- Clarendon.
4.Loud and hoarse; offensive to the ear; harsh; grating; - said of sound, voice, and the like; as, a rough tone; rough numbers.
5.Austere; harsh to the taste; as, rough wine.
He stayeth his rough wind.
- Isa. xxvii. 8.
6.Hastily or carelessly done; wanting finish; incomplete; as, a rough estimate; a rough draught.
Rough diamond
an uncut diamond; hence, colloquially, a person of intrinsic worth under a rude exterior.
Rough and ready
a - Acting with offhand promptness and efficiency
- Lowell.
7.Produced offhand.
n.1.Boisterous weather.
2.A rude fellow; a coarse bully; a rowdy.
In the rough
in an unwrought or rude condition; unpolished; as, a diamond or a sketch in the rough.
adv.1.In a rough manner; rudely; roughly.
v. t.1.To render rough; to roughen.
2.To break in, as a horse, especially for military purposes.
3.To cut or make in a hasty, rough manner; - with out; as, to rough out a carving, a sketch.
Roughing rolls
rolls for reducing, in a rough manner, a bloom of iron to bars.
To rough it
to endure hard conditions of living; to live without ordinary comforts.
Noun1.Roughrough - the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
Verb1.rough - prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
Synonyms: rough in, rough out
Adj.1.rough - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "a rough ride"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"; "unsmooth writing"
Synonyms: unsmooth
Antonyms:
smooth - having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities; "smooth skin"; "a smooth tabletop"; "smooth fabric"; "a smooth road"; "water as smooth as a mirror"
2.rough - (of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse; "she was a diamond in the rough"; "rough manners"
3.rough - not quite exact or correct; "the approximate time was 10 o'clock"; "a rough guess"; "a ballpark estimate"
4.rough - full of hardship or trials; "the rocky road to success"; "they were having a rough time"
Synonyms: rocky
5.rough - violently agitated and turbulent; "boisterous winds and waves"; "the fierce thunders roar me their music"- Ezra Pound; "rough weather"; "rough seas"
Synonyms: boisterous, fierce
6.rough - unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"
7.rough - ready and able to resort to force or violence; "pugnacious spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance"- Herman Melville; "they were rough and determined fighting men"
Synonyms: pugnacious
8.rough - of the margin of a leaf shape; having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped
Antonyms:
smooth - of the margin of a leaf shape; not broken up into teeth
9.rough - not shaped by cutting or trimming; "an uncut diamond"; "rough gemstones"
Synonyms: uncut
10.rough - not carefully or expertly made; "managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them"; "rough carpentry"
Synonyms: crude
11.rough - not perfected; "a rough draft"; "a few rough sketches"
12.rough - unpleasantly stern; "wild and harsh country full of hot sand and cactus"; "the nomad life is rough and hazardous"
Synonyms: harsh
Adv.1.rough - with roughness or violence (`rough' is an informal variant for `roughly'); "he was pushed roughly aside"; "they treated him rough"
Synonyms: roughly
2.rough - with rough motion as over a rough surface; "ride rough"
Synonyms: roughly
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