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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Rude or uncouth in speech.

Usage examples (35)
  • Deep night hath come down on this rough-spoken world,
  • Surely her father was not a rough-spoken man like this!
  • Those dreadful, rough-spoken men, who had come to arrest
  • "If I must choose one or the other, I prefer a rough-spoken soldier to a smooth-spoken courtier." for more
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