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School had started, and gone along in a rough-and-ready fashion for some weeks; but everybody was "sore" about it.
AT WHISPERING PINE LODGELAWRENCE J. LESLIE
"I'm glad of that lads," responded Derrick, heartily, by no means unmoved by the rough-and-ready spirit of the scene.
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
But then, Jolly always claimed that he was just a plain, rough-and-ready countryman.
THE TALE OF JOLLY ROBINARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
The problem is similar to the present one, except that it is rough-and-ready, compared to the present one.
Suppose, rough-and-ready Readers, that you judge for yourselves.
Even the initial equations they present are too complex to be reduced by the simple application of rough-and-ready maxims.
No lawyer could approve of these rough-and-ready settlements of important family affairs.
It must be understood that everything was done in a rough-and-ready fashion, but it was the best we could do.
PETER TRAWLW. H. G. KINGSTON
There they encountered, on the rough edges of society, rough-and-ready men in whom they recognized their natural superiors.
HUMANLY SPEAKINGSAMUEL MCCHORD CROTHERS
She wore a rough-and-ready straw bonnet this fall; all the girls did.
A LITTLE GIRL OF LONG AGOAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS

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