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"rough sth out" in British English

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rough sth out

phrasal verb with rough uk   us   /rʌf/ verb
If you ​rough out a ​drawing, ​idea, or ​plan, you ​draw or write the ​mainparts of it without giving ​itsdetails.
(Definition of rough sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rough sth out" in Business English

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rough sth out

phrasal verb with rough uk   us   /rʌf/ verb
to ​draw or write something simply and without details: The ​architect roughed out the ​houseplans.
(Definition of rough sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rough sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 勾勒,画出…的轮廓, 拟出…的梗概,草拟…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勾勒,畫出…的輪廓, 擬出…的梗概,草擬…
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