Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ROUGHED

"Oh, we know that—we have roughed it before," returned Dave.

I am a sailor by profession, and have roughed it before to-day.

Many of those that had roughed through the hard winter were still weak.

If he roughed my suit, so much the better; I intended to rough his.

I roughed it a bit in the colonies at first; but it did me no harm.

If there is such a thing as love, we discover it after we have tossed about and roughed it.

I've roughed it because I had to, and I've gone low enough at times.

The surface should not be roughed up or cut up into "shoulders."

I roughed out one draft and tore it up; then a second, then a third.

He said he had roughed it in the West for a year or two first.