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  Words related to coarse

Related / Similar Words: crude, earthy, gross, vulgar, common, rough-cut, uncouth

 

Definition:
  • conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited";
  • lacking refinement or cultivation or taste; "he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "an untutored and uncouth human being"; "an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy"; "appealing to the vulgar taste for violence";;
  • of texture; large-grained or rough to the touch; "coarse meal"; "coarse sand"; "a coarse weave";
  • of low or inferior quality or value; "of what coarse metal ye are molded"- Shakespeare; "produced...the common cloths used by the poorer population";

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    See Also: rough, unsmooth

     

    Attributes: texture

     

    Anagrams: Acores

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 粗糙   Dutch: ruw  
    Finnish: karkea   French: brut  
    German: grob   Hebrew: גס  
    Hungarian: durva   Ido: kruda  
    Italian: rude   Japanese: 粗い  
    Portuguese: grosseiro   Romanian: grosier  
    Russian: грубый   Spanish: tosco  
     
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