Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb rough

Sense 1:
rough in, rough, rough out
Similarity of adj rough

14 senses of rough

Sense 1:
rough (vs. smooth), unsmooth
abrasive, scratchyalligatored, crackedbarkybroken, ruggedbullatebumpychapped, cracked, roughenedcorded, twilledcostate, ribbedcragged, craggy, hilly, mountainouscrushedhomespun(predicate), nubby, nubbly, slubbed, tweedyimbricate, imbricatedlepidote, leprose, scabrous, scaly, scurfysquamuloselined, seamedpocked, pockmarked, potholedrock-ribbed, rockboundrocky, bouldery, bouldered, stonygravelly, pebbly, shinglyroughishrugosesandpaperysaw-likescabbyshagged, shaggytextured, rough-textured, coarse-texturedverrucose, warty, wartlike
Also See: coarse#1, harsh#3; irregular#1; nonslippery#1; uneven#1; unironed#1, wrinkled#2; unpolished#1

Sense 2:
unrefined (vs. refined)
Sense 3:
approximate, approximative, rough
inexact (vs. exact)
Sense 4:
rocky, rough
difficult (vs. easy), hard
Sense 5:
boisterous, fierce, rough
stormy (vs. calm)
Sense 6:
grating, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy
cacophonous (vs. euphonious), cacophonic
Sense 7:
pugnacious, rough
aggressive (vs. unaggressive)
Sense 8:
rough (vs. smooth)
bidentatebiserrateciliate, ciliatedcrenate, crenated, scallopedcrenulate, crenulatedcrispatedentatedenticulateemarginateerose, jagged, jaggy, notched, toothedfimbriatefringed, laciniatelacerate, laceratedpectinaterimoseruncinateserrate, serrated, saw-toothed, toothed, notchedserrulatespinose
Also See: simple#6, unsubdivided#1; compound#1

Sense 9:
rough (vs. smooth), rocky, bumpy, jolty, jolting, jumpy

Sense 10:
uncut (vs. cut), rough
Sense 11:
crude, rough
unskilled (vs. skilled)
Sense 12:
unpolished (vs. polished)
Sense 13:
harsh, rough
unpleasant (vs. pleasant)
Sense 14:
harsh, rough
unkind (vs. kind)
Synonyms of adv rough

2 senses of rough

Sense 1:
roughly, rough

Sense 2:
roughly, rough © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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