Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

roughness

see definition of roughness
  • nounthe quality of being rough on the surface
  • nounthe quality of being rough in conduct
  • nouncoarseness
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for roughness

noun the quality of being rough on the surface
  • break
  • bumpiness
  • coarseness
  • crack
  • hairiness
  • jaggedness
  • nick
  • raggedness
  • scratch
  • shagginess
  • unevenness
  • beardedness
  • bristling
  • brokenness
  • bushiness
  • crinkledness
  • ragged edge
  • woolliness
  • wrinkledness

Antonyms for roughness

  • courtesy
  • evenness
  • gentility
  • kindness
  • politeness
  • regularity
  • smoothness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to roughness

asperity

noun. harshness; bad temper

coarseness

noun. rudeness, vulgarity

disorderliness

noun. unruliness

fractiousness

noun. unruliness

inequalities

noun. prejudice; lack of balance

inequality

noun. prejudice; lack of balance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
  • PREVIOUS
  • NEXT