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English definition of “rough-hewn”


adjective     /ˌrʌfˈhjuːn/
describes a material , such as wood or stone , that has been shaped , but not given a smooth surface Rough, irregular and uneven If someone's character or behaviour is rough-hewn, they do not seem very polite : She's an experienced politician with a rough-hewn style .Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
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