Definition of Rough in English :
Define Rough in English
Rough meaning in English
Meaning of Rough in English
Pronunciation of Rough in English
Rough pronunciation in English
Pronounce Rough in Englishsee synonyms of rough
the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
3. rough, unsmooth
having or caused by an irregular surface
Example Sentences:'trees with rough bark''rough ground''rough skin''rough blankets''his unsmooth face'
(of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse
Example Sentences:'she was a diamond in the rough''rough manners'
not quite exact or correct
Example Sentences:'the approximate time was 10 o'clock''a rough guess''a ballpark estimate'
6. rocky, rough
full of hardship or trials
Example Sentences:'the rocky road to success''they were having a rough time'
violently agitated and turbulent
Example Sentences:'boisterous winds and waves''the fierce thunders roar me their music''rough weather''rough seas'
unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound
Example Sentences:'a gravelly voice'
9. pugnacious, rough
ready and able to resort to force or violence
Example Sentences:'pugnacious spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance''they were rough and determined fighting men'
of the margin of a leaf shape; having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped
causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
Example Sentences:'a rough ride'
12. rough, uncut
not shaped by cutting or trimming
Example Sentences:'an uncut diamond''rough gemstones'
13. crude, rough
not carefully or expertly made
Example Sentences:'managed to make a crude splint''a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them''rough carpentry'
Example Sentences:'a rough draft''a few rough sketches'
15. harsh, rough
Example Sentences:'wild and harsh country full of hot sand and cactus''the nomad life is rough and hazardous'
16. harsh, rough
unkind or cruel or uncivil
Example Sentences:'had harsh words''a harsh and unlovable old tyrant''a rough answer'
17. rough, roughly
with roughness or violence (rough' is an informal variant for roughly')
Example Sentences:'he was pushed roughly aside''they treated him rough'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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