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robustious

[roh-buhs-chuh s] /roʊˈbʌs tʃəs/
adjective
1.
rough, rude, or boisterous.
2.
robust, strong, or stout.
Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; robust + -ious
Related forms
robustiously, adverb
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robustious

/rəʊˈbʌstʃəs/
adjective (archaic)
1.
rough; boisterous
2.
strong, robust, or stout
Derived Forms
robustiously, adverb
robustiousness, noun
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