Thesaurus / roughed
other words for roughed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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They had "roughed it" in their tents uncomplainingly (sulking only on occasions, like Achilles).
THE SIEGE OF KIMBERLEYT. PHELAN
There is a brake on one of the roughed wheels to check or stop the motion of the integraph when required.
In the case of hackling by machinery, the flax is first roughed and arranged in stricks, as above described under hand hackling.
Never till then did I fully appreciate how much we had roughed it since we came to Suvla Bay.
THE INCOMPARABLE 29TH AND THE "RIVER CLYDE"GEORGE DAVIDSON
After the stock has been roughed away with the gouge to the approximate angle desired, a smoothing cut is taken with the skew.
A COURSE IN WOOD TURNINGARCHIE S. MILTON AND OTTO K. WOHLERS
They called me into their counsels and we roughed out some such scheme as was ultimately adopted.
FIFTY YEARS OF GOLFHORACE G. HUTCHINSON
In planing the bed all the surfaces should be roughed out before any are finished.
The manufacture of shuttles, after the square has been roughed out, requires twenty-two operations.
AMERICAN FOREST TREESHENRY H. GIBSON
I didn't answer—I just clung, but Sam understood and roughed my hair into my misty eyes and lifted me off the fence.
OVER PARADISE RIDGEMARIA THOMPSON DAVIESS
He said he had roughed it in the West for a year or two first.
DAY AND NIGHT STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD