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roughish

[ruhf-ish] /ˈrʌf ɪʃ/
adjective
1.
rather rough:
a roughish sea.
Origin
1755-1765
1755-65; rough + -ish1
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Examples for roughish
  • Southern arrow-wood, roughish arrow-wood, southern arrowwood.
British Dictionary definitions for roughish

roughish

/ˈrʌfɪʃ/
adjective
1.
somewhat rough
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