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abut, adjoin, border, brush, butt on, caress, come together, communicate, contact, converge.
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rough
Definition:
Not polished; uncut; - said of a gem; as, a rough diamond.

Synonyms:

adjective
abrasive
erosive, galling, spiky, spikiest, spikier, hard to take.
all
rough, unsmooth.
approximate
inexact, amorphous, general, proximate, Unprecise, uncertain, hazy, rude, foggy, vague, imprecise, estimated.
bad
grody, junky, not good, cruddy, the pits, bottom out, sad, godawful, poorer, most inferior.
barbarian
inhuman, lowbrow, untamed.
basic, incomplete
sketchy, rudimentary, imperfect, cursory, unprocessed, austere, spartan, uncut, roughhewn, undressed, shapeless, unformed, uncompleted, Unfashioned, rough-and-ready, unwrought, formless, unhewn.
brutal
cruel, ferocious, carnal, coarse, barbarous, brutal, brutish, savage, rude, inhuman, remorseless, ruthless, gross, bestial.
choppy
Ripply.
craggy
unsmooth, scraggy, Asperous, scraggiest, Rock-bound, unlevel.
dangerous
ugly.
destructive
violent.
difficult
formidable, troublesome, bothersome, ticklish, arduous, fussy, harsh, cantankerous, complex, finicky, contrary, demanding, wearisome, oppressive, difficult, severe, hard, grinding, burdensome, trying, scabrous, wearing, onerous, adverse, knotty, strenuous, tricky, tough, uphill, toilsome, stressful, complicated, thorny, cumbersome, laborious, wearying, rugged, tight.
earthy
folksy, unidealistic, down home, home folk.
effortful
effortful.
grainy
coarse-grained, particulate, poor quality, unpurified, chapped.
granular
gritty.
gritty
lumpy, in particles, gravelly, branlike, calculous, pulverant, Sabulous.
guttural
glottal.
hairy
stubbly, fleecy, lanate, unshaven, Villous, whiskered, pilose, unshorn, bewhiskered, Pileous, pubescent, Piliferous.
hard
Operose, unsparing, harder, Difficile, Toilful, uphill battle.
hateful
malevolent.
headlong
headlong.
heavy
Acroamatic, Heightened.
heightened
te.
humble
Low-born, lowborn, menial, unpretentious, unassuming, proletarian, low-ranking, trivial.
improper
suggestive, Unequitable, unrighteous, unrightful.
incomplete
unconsummated, Unaccomplished, Parter, Unexecuted, half-done, fragmentary, under construction, half done, incomplete.
indigestible
uneatable.
inedible
indigestible.
irregular
not uniform, irregular, off balance, Zigzagged, protuberant, elliptic, unaligned, out of proportion, unsymmetrical, off-balance.
leathery
coriaceous, leatherlike.
low
scurvy, undignified, crumby, crumbiest, lower.
malevolent
murderous, bad-natured.
mean
liverish, snide, toucher, low-down and dirty, low-down dirty, the lowest.
notched
sawtoothed.
obscene
pornographic.
raging
boiling over, seeing red, going ape, blowing a gasket, on the warpath, boiling mad, blowing one's top, throwing a fit, mad as a hornet, ranting and raving, bent out of shape, raving mad, raging.
rocky
bouldered, rockbound, lithic, pebbly, petrous, rock-ribbed, Impassible, stonelike, Lapidarian, flinty, rocklike.
rough
rumpled, ragged, Knurled, scratchy, coarse, stubbled, sinewy, gnarled, Scuffed, rugged, ruffled, jagged, bristly.
rude, impolite
gross, crude, brief, unpleasant, vulgar, ungracious, uncouth, discourteous, untutored, crusty, indelicate, unpolished, brusque, unrefined, crass, unceremonious, uncultivated, improper, indecorous, unmannerly, bearish, severe, raw, rowdy, tough, uncivil, loutish, unjust, unfeeling, churlish, ill-mannered, curt, blunt, boorish, bluff, uncultured, short, inconsiderate, hard, violent, mean, inelegant, nasty, drastic, loud, extreme, cruel.
seamy
seamy.
sensation
smooth, thrilling, stinging, prickly, Crawly, creepy, titillating, tingly, itchy.
sensual
sensual, unspiritual, animalistic.
stormy; not quiet
furious, tempestuous, cacophonous, blustery, buffeting, squally, tumultous/tumultuous, hoarse, raucous, blustering, dry, husky, wild, jarring, grating, inharmonious, rasping, unmusical, raging, gruff, boisterous, turbulent, agitated, discordant, inclement, stridulent.
tasteless
low-down-and-dirty.
uncontrolled
jerky.
uncultivated
unplowed, unfarmed, untilled.
undomesticated
over-run.
uneven, irregular
scraggy, Asperous, chapped, craggy, ruffled, nodular, unlevel, coarse, nappy, cragged, wrinkly, wrinkled, harsh, knobby, scabrous, bumpy, unfinished, knotty, choppy, ridged, brambly, stony, fuzzy, unequal, sharp, not smooth, hairy, broken, disheveled, jagged, unshaven, bushy, bearded, woolly, tufted, cross-grained, rocky, tangled, bristly, tousled, rugged, unshorn, shaggy.
ungentlemanly
ungentlemanlike, unchivalrous.
unsavory
no good.
violent
demoniac.
vulgar
cheap, philistine, brazen, tawdry, degraded, gross, scandalous, vulgar, raw, in bad taste, garish, crass, coarse-grained, colloquial, chintzy, graceless, ignominious, inelegant, shameless, obscene, idiomatic, repulsive, cockney, glaring, brutish, homespun, tactless, sordid, gaudy, undignified, clumsy, barbaric, revolting, profane, unseemly, base, unbecoming, tasteless, animal, offensive, unrefined, salty, indelicate, low, barnyard, boorish, ill-bred, outlandish, sleazy, earthy, crude, unpolished, rank, ignoble, coarse, depraved, rude, common, broad.
wavy
choppy.
adverb
all
rough, roughly.
lowly
humble.
noun
approximate
estimated.
crude
uncivil, uncultivated.
golf
ace, birdie, bogie, caddy, bogey, backswing, bunker.
location
rough.
rock
stone.
rough
fierce, notched, draft, slubbed, gravelly, fimbriate, rugged, emarginate, hilly, barky, crenate, scabrous, homespun, scaly, bouldery, crispate, cacophonous, approximate, crushed, toothed, rough out, squamulose, pugnacious, roughened, roughish, biserrate, jarring, jaggy, rough-textured, erose, cragged, lepidote, leprose, crenated, textured, crenulate, harsh, serrated, nubby, ciliated, bumpy, chapped, hard, scalloped, lacerate, shaggy, pique, saw-toothed, scabby, dentate, jolting, unsheared, fringed, pockmarked, potholed, stony, unpolished, rough in, alligatored, broken, twill, nubbly, bidentate, gravel, verrucose, costate, ciliate, unsmooth, shagged, rasping, rugose, rocky, cracked, corduroy, log, unpleasant, jolty, wartlike, unrefined, tweedy, laciniate, serrulate, cacophonic, difficult, aggressive, bouldered, stormy, outline, crenulated, boisterous, rimose, inexact, crude, scurfy, grating, denticulate, unskilled, twilled, jagged, pocked, raspy, imbricated, bullate, ballpark, angulate, seamed, craggy, puckered, approximative, pectinate, serrate, abrasive, runcinate, sandpapery, mountainous, warty, uncut, roughly, scratchy, spinose, imbricate, lined, corded.
unfinished
imperfect, unfinished, incomplete.
unfriendly
aloof, antagonistic, distant, icy, cold, unfriendly, hostile.
verb
creation
rough, rough out, rough in.
Examples of usage:
  1. That's much too rough for my darling son. – Signora Fantastici by Madame de Stael, translated by Frank J. Morlock
  2. He's a little rough, but when you get to know him I think you'll like him." – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  3. " You are young yet for such rough work as this, and this is no common war. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  4. They had not gone ten paces when a rough voice called out: " Who goes there?" – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  5. I can rough it out right now. – The Junkmakers by Albert R. Teichner

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