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Adverb
Approximately in amount, degree or extent
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“In Bordeaux, however, the Jeroboam is five liters, roughly equal to six bottles or a half-case.”
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In a manner lacking gentleness
“Six other guards stepped forward and roughly grabbed Maria, Andrea, and Jackie.”
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In a harsh or oppressive manner
“He was treated roughly by his nanny and developed a stammer that was as painful to his listeners as it was to himself.”
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In general, for the most part
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In a sketchy manner
“This is only a rough draft of the report and many details will still need to be fleshed out in due course.”
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Distasteful, crass or vulgar in nature
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“Arya could almost sense a heart of gold behind Sandor Clegane's rough exterior.”
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Loosely, in a general or nonspecific way
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“I should be able to provide you with a rough estimate of the costs involved.”
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To an undesirably intense or forceful degree
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In a fierce or turbulent manner
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(of a surface) Not level or smooth
“It will be difficult to walk on the rough surface with those stilettos.”
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Adverb for having a surface or texture that is coarse or bristly
“This breed of terrier has a coat of fur that is rough and thick.”
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(of skin) Adverb for not smooth
“This balm will help to moisturize and bring immediate relief to rough skin.”
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Adverb for difficult or unpleasant in nature
“The company is going through a rough period as it deals with increasing market competition.”
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Adverb for aggressive or violent in nature
“I grew up in a rough neighborhood where I had to learn to fend for myself.”
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Adverb for marked by turmoil, disturbance or violent energy
“A chain of islands and sand bars extending along the mainland protects this shallow area from the rough waters of the Gulf.”
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(of a voice) Adverb for gruff, hoarse or raspy
“The escaped convict scowled at Pip in a rough voice, demanding that the boy bring him some food.”
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Adverb for discordant or harsh-sounding to the ears
“Why should I leave the soft music of the chamber at the rough blare of the trumpet?”
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Adverb for lacking in skill or refinement
“The rough strokes clearly show that this painting is a forgery.”
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(of the weather) Adverb for characterized by windy or stormy conditions
“The coast guard must be commended for braving the rough weather during the rescue operation.”
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Adverb for vigorously disturbed or agitated, especially by the elements
“She stood alone outside on the veranda, looking out towards the rough seas.”
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Adverb for not in good health
“The altitude would hit her and she started feeling a little rough.”
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(of wine or another alcoholic drink) Adverb for sharp or harsh in taste
“This wine is a full-bodied, rough blend of Syrah, Grenache, and Merlot.”
Preposition
Approximately or around the time of
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