Thesaurus / roughing
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There are salutary lessons to be learnt from even the mildest experience of "roughing it."
FOUR GHOST STORIESMRS. MOLESWORTH
There is more to camping however than "roughing it" or seeing how much hardship we can bear.
OUTDOOR SPORTS AND GAMESCLAUDE H. MILLER
In "Roughing it in the Bush," I gave an honest personal statement of facts.
The cylinders are bored to a diameter of 35/8 inches, and about 3/8 inch of metal is removed by the roughing cut.
TURNING AND BORINGFRANKLIN D. JONES
Roughing it in the wildest parts of the world had taught him that eagerness is the enemy of common sense.
TRUXTON KINGGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
Van was living on metaphorical clover down near Tucson; I was roughing it out on the rocks of the Mogollon.
STARLIGHT RANCHCHARLES KING
I never saw a fellow take so kindly to roughing it, and things.
My girls are pretty well used to roughing it, though they never before passed quite such a night as this has been.
If you ain't afraid of roughing it I should say you could not do better than take a strong buggy.'
DOROTHY'S DOUBLEG. A. HENTY
Polishing a pattern makes it shine, while roughing or dotting a surface darkens it.
A MANUAL OF WOOD CARVINGCHARLES G. LELAND