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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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In a not gentle manner. Also: More or less; about.

Usage examples (37)
  • It is better to be roughly right than precisely wrong.
  • He was pushed roughly aside
  • Adjective : rough, red hands; a rough road. ,a dog with a rough coat. ,to hunt over rough country. ,Boxing is a rough sport. ,It was a rough...
  • (The title roughly translates as "Dreams and Nightmares.") for more
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