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roughly


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Roughly  \Rough"ly\,  adv 
  In  a  rough  manner;  unevenly;  harshly;  rudely;  severely; 
  austerely. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  roughly 
  adv  1:  (of  quantities)  imprecise  but  fairly  close  to  correct; 
  "lasted  approximately  an  hour";  "in  just  about  a 
  minute";  "he's  about  30  years  old";  "I've  had  about 
  all  I  can  stand";  "we  meet  about  once  a  month";  "some 
  forty  people  came";  "weighs  around  a  hundred  pounds"; 
  "roughly  $3,000";  "holds  3  gallons,  more  or  less";  "20 
  or  so  people  were  at  the  party"  [syn:  {approximately}, 
  {about},  {close  to},  {just  about},  {some},  {more  or 
  less},  {around},  {or  so}] 
  2:  with  roughness  or  violence;  "he  was  pushed  roughly  aside"; 
  (`rough'  is  informal  as  in  "they  treated  him  rough")  [syn: 
  {rough}] 
  3:  with  rough  motion  as  over  a  rough  surface;  "ride  rough" 
  [syn:  {rough}] 




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