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English definition of “rough”

rough

adjective (NOT EVEN)    /rʌf/
B1 not even or smooth, often because of being in bad condition: It was a rough mountain road, full of stones and huge holes.Rough, irregular and uneven B1 If a surface such as paper or skin is rough, it does not feel smooth when you touch it: My hands get very rough in the cold.Rough, irregular and uneven Rough ground is ground that is not used for any particular purpose, is not even, and is full of wild plants.In bad condition roughness     /ˈrʌf.nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of rough adjective (NOT EVEN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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