rough

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 [ˈrʌf]



WordReference English Thesaurus © 2019
Sense: Not smooth
Synonyms:
unequal, broken , coarse , choppy, ruffled, uneven , ridged, rugged , scabrous, irregular, unsanded, needing sanding, needing finishing, needing smoothing, not sanded, not smoothed, not finished, unfinished, lacking the finishing touches, bumpy , rocky, stony, jagged , grinding , knobby, cutting , sharp , crinkled, crumpled, rumpled, scraggly, scraggy, hairy , shaggy , hirsute, bushy, tufted, bearded, woolly, nappy, unshaven, unshorn, gnarled, knotty, nodose, bristly, gritty
Antonyms:
smooth , level , even , equal , regular , sanded, glossy , glassy, unruffled, unwrinkled, shaven, clean-shaven
Sense: Not gentle
Synonyms:
harsh , strict , stern , severe , violent , beastly, unkind , uncaring
Antonyms:
lenient , understanding , gentle , kind , compassionate
Sense: Crude
Synonyms:
boorish, uncivil, uncultivated, coarse , rude , clumsy , impolite , bluff , loutish, uncultured
Antonyms:
civil, cultivated, delicate , humane, composed , graceful , elegant , classy , sophisticated , refined , polite , kind-hearted
Sense: Not quiet
Synonyms:
buffeting, stormy , tumultuous, turbulent, choppy, inclement, blustery, squally, agitated, wild , raging
Antonyms:
calm , quiet , still , mild , moderate , placid, clement, peaceful , tranquil
Sense: Unfinished
Synonyms:
incomplete, imperfect, unpolished, crude , unfinished, slap-dash, cursory, unrefined, roughhewn, rough-and-ready
Antonyms:
polished , waxed, refined , perfect , flawless , complete , finished , done , checked , done and dusted
Sense: Approximate
Synonyms:
inexact, imprecise, estimated , approximate, sketchy, vague , general
Antonyms:
exact , precise , absolute , definite , on the dot (informal), on the nose (informal), exhaustive, extensive , specific , clear , all-out
Sense: Any roughness
Synonyms:
unevenness, irregularity, bumpiness, roughness, brambles, break , bristling, broken ground, brokenness, bushiness, coarseness, corrugation, crack , cragginess, crinkles, gnarl, granularity, grittiness, jag, knottiness, muck , rasp, scratchiness, texture , unpleasantness, wale, wrinkle
Antonyms:
regularity, smoothness, evenness, sleekness, uniformity, consistency , flatness, glaze , glossiness, silkiness, even surface, level , mowed lawn
Sense: In golf, any unkempt part of the course
Synonyms:
tall grass, weeds, brush , stoniness, off the fairway, jungle, deep rough, first cut, first cut of rough, muck , second cut, second cut of rough
Antonyms:
fairway, green , tee, teeing ground

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