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  Words related to roughness

Related / Similar Words: crudeness, harshness, pitting, indentation, rowdiness, rowdyism, disorderliness, choppiness, rough water

 

Definition:
  • an unpolished unrefined quality; "the crudeness of frontier dwellings depressed her";
  • a texture that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven;
  • harsh or rough to the ear;
  • the formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion;
  • rowdy behavior;
  • used of the sea;

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    Hyponyms: coarseness, nubbiness, tweediness, slub, knot, burl, harshness, abrasiveness, scratchiness, graininess, granularity, shagginess, bumpiness, gruffness, hoarseness, huskiness

     

    Derivational Morphology: indent, dent, scar, mark, pock, pit

     

     
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