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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Crude but effective for the purpose at hand.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : a rough-and-ready estimate of future expenses. ,a cowboy-the rough-and-ready type
  • In this rough-and-ready way, the common wine is made.
  • The establishment and furniture were of the rough-and-ready order.
  • It'll be pretty rough-and-ready for a while, until they learn habits. for more
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