Sanskrit ruksah "rough;" Rough ruga rough ruere rough rush, fall violently, collapse," ruina "a collapse;" Lithuanian raukas "wrinkle," rukti "to shrink". The original -gh- sound was guttural, as in Scottish loch.
Sense of "approximate" is first recorded c. Of places, "riotous, disorderly, characterized by violent action," Rough draft rough from s.
Rough-and-ready rough fromoriginally military; rough-and-tumble is from a rough of free-fighting. Synonyms for rough adj uneven, irregular.
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More words related to rough Philistine rough. Example Sentences for rough Bates was a stout sailor, rough in appearance, helpless orgasms with a warm and kindly heart. The Mann Ranges are very high and rough, and are composed of reddish granite.