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


One thing is certain about roughing it for a woman:—there is no compromise.

Good enough for a fellow that has been roughing it in the ranks these two years.

I had been roughing it all summer in the mountain fastnesses of Norway.

"Now this is the kind of 'roughing it' I believe in," he declared with a smile.

They were roughing it in the center of the ring and the crowd was on its feet, howling.

We had neither training nor physical stamina for roughing it.

This was roughing it de luxe with a most de-luxey vengeance!

Sandy had been accustomed to roughing it in the Australian bush.

Oh, yes; but I know you girls, and you get tired of roughing it very quickly.

The Fuor d'Italia was too light to take chances of roughing it in the dark.