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English definition of “roughly”


adverb [not gradable]  /ˈrʌf·li/ us  

roughly adverb [not gradable] (VIOLENTLY)

violently: He pushed the luggage roughly to the side.

roughly adverb [not gradable] (NOT EXACTLY)

approximately: The town’s population has roughly doubled.
(Definition of roughly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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