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Main Entry: rough
Synonyms:
Babbitt, Herculean, Philistine, Spartan, abrupt, abstruse, abuse, acerb, acerbic, acid, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, acute, aggressive, agitated, amaroidal, approximate, arduous, arrested, arriviste, asperous, assault, astringent, attack, austere, backward, bad, batter, battler, bearish, beastly, beat up, belabor, belligerent, belted knight, bickerer, biting, bitter, bitter as gall, blade, block out, blueprint, bluff, blunt, blustering, blustery, boisterous, boor, boss, bouncy, bounder, bourgeois, brash, brassy, bravo, brawler, brazen, brief, broken, broken ground, broken water, brokenly, brouillon, bruise, brusque, brutal, brutally, brutishly, bucko, buffet, bully, bullyboy, bumpy, cacophonous, cad, capricious, careening, cartoon, catchy, caustic, cavalier, changeable, changing, chart, choked, chop, choppily, choppy, churl, churlish, clown, coarse-grained, coarse, coarsen, combatant, competitor, complex, contender, contestant, copy, corduroy, corduroy road, corrugated, corrugation, cracked, cragged, craggy, crass, critical, croaking, croaky, cross-grained, crude, cruel, crusty, cursory, curt, cutthroat, cutting, delicate, delineation, demanding, design, desperado, desultory, deviating, deviative, deviatory, devil, diagram, different, difficile, difficult, dirty, disconnected, discontinuous, discordant, discourteous, disorderly, disputant, disrespectful, divaricate, divergent, diversified, do violence to, do wrong by, do wrong to, double-edged, dour, draft, drastic, drawing, dry, duelist, earthy, ebauche, eccentric, edged, elevation, embryonic, enforcer, epicier, erose, erratic, escharotic, esquisse, exacting, excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fencer, feuder, fierce, fighter, fighting cock, figure, firm, fitful, flickering, fluctuating, foggy, foilsman, formidable, formless, furious, gamecock, gaudy, general, gladiator, gnarl, goon, goose bumps, goose pimples, gooseflesh, gorilla, grained, grainy, granular, granulate, granulated, graph, grating, great, grim, gritty, gross, ground plan, groundling, gruff, gunman, guttering, guttersnipe, guttural, hairy, halting, hard-earned, hard-fought, hard, harsh-sounding, harsh, harum-scarum, hasty, hatchet man, hazy, heavy, hell-raiser, hellcat, herky-jerky, heteroclite, hoarse, homespun, hood, hooligan, horripilant, horripilate, horripilation, house plan, husky, ichnography, ill-bred, ill-bred fellow, ill-mannered, ill-treat, ill-use, immethodical, immoderate, imperfect, impolite, improper, impulsive, in embryo, in ovo, in the rough, incisive, inclement, incomplete, inconsiderate, inconsistent, inconstant, indecent, indelicate, inelegant, inequal, inexact, inharmonious, injure, intemperate, intense, intermittent, intermitting, intricate, ironbound, irregular, irregularly, irritating, jagged, jaggedly, jarring, jawbreaking, jerky, jogglety, joggling, joggly, jolting, jolty, jouster, keen, killer, knight, knob, knock-down-and-drag-out, knock about, knockabout, knotted, knotty, laborious, lambaste, lay on, linsey-woolsey, looby, lop, loud, lout, loutish, low fellow, lumpy, lurching, mad dog, malodorous, maltreat, manhandle, mark out, maul, mean, mercurial, meretricious, metallic, militant, mishandle, mistreat, mock-up, molest, mordacious, mordant, motley, mucker, mug, mutable, no picnic, nonconformist, nonstandard, nonuniform, nose-tickling, not easy, nouveau riche, obscene, operose, outline, outrage, outrageous, oversimple, parvenu, patchy, pattern, peasant, penetrating, piercing, pimple, pimply, piquant, pitted, plot, plug-ugly, pluralistic, pocky, poignant, pommel, pornographic, potholed, profile, projection, proximate, pummel, pungent, punk, quarreler, quick, ragged, raggedly, raging, rambling, rambunctious, rampageous, rank, rasping, raucid, raucous, raw, reductionistic, reductive, ribald, ridiculous, rigorous, rioter, ripple, ripply, rival, roiled, roisterous, rollicking, rotten, rough-and-ready, rough-and-tumble, rough-cast, rough-grained, rough-hewn, rough draft, rough up, roughcast, roughen, roughhewn, roughly, roughneck, roupy, rowdy, rude, rudimental, rudimentary, ruffian, ruffled, rugged, rutted, rutty, sabreur, sandpaper, savage, savagely, scabrous, scathing, scraggy, scrapper, scrappy, scuffler, set with thorns, severe, shagged, shaggy, shapeless, sharp, short, simplistic, skeleton, sketch, sketchy, smutty, snatchy, snippy, solid, sour, spasmatic, spasmic, spasmodic, spastic, spiny, splitting, sporadic, spotty, squabbler, squawking, squawky, stabbing, staggering, steep, stern, stertorous, stinging, stormy, strangled, strenuous, strident, stridulous, stringent, strong-arm man, strong-armer, strong arm, struggler, stud, stunted, surly, swashbuckler, sword, swordplayer, swordsman, table, tart, tempestuous, textured, thick, thorny, thrash, throaty, thug, ticklish, tilter, tinny, toilsome, tough, trace, trenchant, tricksy, tricky, truculent, trying, turbulent, tussler, unbecoming, unblown, uncertain, uncivil, uncivilized, uncompleted, unconscionable, uncouth, uncultivated, uncultured, uncut, undecorous, underdeveloped, undeveloped, undressed, unequable, unequal, uneven, unevenly, unfair, unfashioned, unfeeling, unfinished, unformed, unfortunate, ungentle, ungentlemanly, ungodly, ungracious, unhewn, unjust, unkempt, unlabored, unladylike, unlevel, unlicked, unlucky, unmethodical, unmetrical, unmusical, unorthodox, unpleasant, unpolished, unprocessed, unrefined, unregular, unrhythmical, unseemly, unsettled, unshaped, unsmooth, unsparing, unstable, unsteady, unsystematic, untreated, ununiform, unworked, unwrought, uphill, upstart, vague, variable, variegated, variform, various, varying, veering, vehement, venomous, violent, violently, virulent, vitriolic, vulgar, vulgarian, vulgarist, wallop, wandering, washboard, wavering, wicked, wild, wimpled, wobbling, wobbly, working drawing, wrangler, yahoo, yokel
 
Main Entry: diamond in the rough
Synonyms:
acceptable person, capital fellow, crude, diamond, gem, gentleman, good fellow, good lot, good man, good person, good sort, good woman, honest man, jewel, lady, mensch, ore, pearl, perfect gentleman, perfect lady, persona grata, prince, raw material, real man, rich ore, rich vein, right sort, rough diamond, unanalyzed mass, unlicked cub, virgin soil, worthy
 
Main Entry: rough diamond
Synonyms:
acceptable person, capital fellow, crude, diamond, gem, gentleman, good fellow, good lot, good man, good person, good sort, good woman, honest man, jewel, lady, mensch, ore, pearl, perfect gentleman, perfect lady, persona grata, prince, raw material, real man, rich ore, rich vein, right sort, unanalyzed mass, unlicked cub, virgin soil, worthy
 
Main Entry: rough draft
Synonyms:
acid test, assay, black and white, blank determination, brouillon, cartoon, charcoal, charcoal drawing, chiaroscuro, crayon, criterion, crucial test, crucible, delineation, design, determination, diagram, docimasy, doodle, draft, drawing, ebauche, esquisse, essay, feeling out, first draft, graph, kiteflying, line drawing, ordeal, pastel, pen-and-ink, pencil drawing, probation, proof, rough copy, rough outline, rough sketch, silhouette, silver-print drawing, sinopia, sketch, sounding out, standard, study, test, test case, touchstone, tracing, trial, try, verification, vignette
 
Main Entry: rough out
Synonyms:
adumbrate, bat out, block in, block out, botch, brief, bungle, carve, cast, chalk out, characterize, chisel, create, cut, dash off, delineate, do anyhow, do by halves, do carelessly, do offhand, draft, efform, fake up, fashion, figure, fix, forge, form, formalize, found, frame, fudge up, hew, jury-rig, knead, knock off, knock out, knock together, lash up, lay out, lick into shape, line, mint, model, mold, outline, patch, patch together, patch up, pound out, rough in, roughcast, roughhew, sculpt, sculpture, set, shape, skeleton, sketch, slap up, stamp, tailor, thermoform, throw off, throw together, toss off, toss out, toss together, trace, trifle with, whomp up, work
 
Main Entry: rough sketch
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Main entries similar to: rough
abrupt, abstruse, abuse, acerbic, acid, acidulous, acrid, acrimonious, acute, aggressive, angular, approximate, arduous, arrested, arriviste, astringent, austere, Babbitt, back, backward, bad, barbarian, barbaric, batter, bearish, beastly, belligerent, bickerer, biting, bitter, blade, blueprint, bluff, blunt, blustering, boisterous, boor, boss, bounder, bourgeois, brash, brassy, brawler, brazen, brief, broad, broken, bruise, brusque, brutal, buffet, bully, bumpy, cad, capricious, cartoon, catchy, caustic, cavalier, changeable, chart, chop, choppy, churl, churlish, clown, coarse, coarsen, competitor, complex, contender, contestant, copy, corduroy, corrugated, corrugation, cracked, crass, critical, cross-grained, crude, crusty, curt, cutthroat, cutting, delicate, delineation, demanding, design, desperado, desultory, deviating, devil, diagram, different, difficult, dirty, disconnected, discontinuous, disorderly, disputant, divaricate, divergent, diversified, double-edged, dour, draft, drastic, draught, draughtsman, draughty, drawing, dry, duelist, earthy, eccentric, elevation, embryonic, erratic, exacting, excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fierce, fighter, figure, fitful, flickering, fluctuating, formidable, foul, furious, gamecock, gaudy, gladiator, gnarl, goon, goose bumps, gorilla, grainy, granular, granulate, granulated, graph, grating, great, grim, gritty, gross, groundling, gruff, gunman, guttersnipe, guttural, hairy, halting, hard, hard-earned, hard-fought, harsh, harum-scarum, hatchet man, hell-raiser, hellcat, Herculean, hoarse, homespun, hood, hoodlum, hooligan, horripilate, horripilation, husky, ill use, immoderate, improper, impulsive, incisive, inclement, incomplete, inconsistent, inconstant, indecorous, indelicate, inelegant, injure, intemperate, intense, intermittent, intricate, irregular, irregularly, irritating, jagged, jarring, jawbreaking, jerky, jolting, keen, killer, knight, knob, knock about, knock-down-and-drag-out, knotted, knotty, laborious, looby, loose, loud, lout, loutish, low, lumpy, lurching, mad dog, malodorous, maltreat, manhandle, maul, mean, merciless, mercurial, meretricious, metallic, militant, miscreant, mishandle, mistreat, molest, mordant, motley, mucker, mug, mutable, nonconformist, nonuniform, nose-tickling, not easy, nouveau riche, obscene, operose, outline, outrage, outrageous, parvenu, patchy, pattern, peasant, penetrating, Philistine, picnic, piercing, pimple, pimply, piquant, pitted, plot, plug-ugly, pluralistic, pocky, poignant, potholed, primitive, profile, projection, proximate, pungent, quarreler, ragged, raging, rambling, rank, rasping, raucous, raw, reductive, regrettable, ribald, ridiculous, rigorous, rioter, ripple, ripply, rival, roisterous, rollicking, ropy, rotten, roughcast, roughen, roughhewn, roughly, roughneck, round, rowdy, rude, rudimentary, ruffian, rugged, rustic, rusty, rutty, sandpaper, savage, scaly, scathing, scrapper, scrappy, scratch, scratchy, severe, sexy, shaggy, sharp, short, simplistic, skeleton, sketch, sketchy, slavish, snippy, sour, spasmodic, spastic, spiny, splitting, sporadic, spotty, squawky, stabbing, staggering, steep, stentorian, stern, stertorous, sticky, stiff, stinging, stormy, strangled, streetfighter, strident, stringent, strong, strong arm, struggler, stud, stunted, surly, swashbuckler, sword, swordsman, table, tactless, tart, tempestuous, textured, thick, thorny, throaty, thug, ticklish, tight, tinny, toilsome, tough, trenchant, tricky, truculent, trying, turbulent, unbecoming, uncertain, uncivilized, unconscionable, uncouth, uncultivated, uncultured, uncut, underdeveloped, undeveloped, undressed, unequal, uneven, unevenly, unfinished, unformed, ungodly, unkempt, unlabored, unlicked, unmethodical, unorthodox, unpolished, unprocessed, unrefined, unrhythmical, unseemly, unsettled, unsmooth, unsparing, unstable, unsteady, unsystematic, untoward, untreated, uphill, upstart, variable, variegated, variform, various, varying, veering, vehement, venomous, violent, virulent, vitriolic, vulgar, vulgarian, wandering, washboard, wavering, wicked, wild, wobbly, wrangler, yokel