Antonyms

1. rough-spoken

adjective. rude or uncouth in speech.

Antonyms

  • elegant

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  • softspoken
  • unspoken
  • unbroken
  • outspoken
  • misspoken
  • michoacan
  • slocan
  • broken
  • wolken
  • woken
  • token
  • loken
  • koken
  • kokan
  • jochen
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  • bowcan

2. spoken

adjective. ['ˈspoʊkən'] uttered through the medium of speech or characterized by speech; sometimes used in combination.

Synonyms

  • verbalised
  • word-of-mouth
  • articulate
  • unwritten
  • expressed
  • verbalized
  • verbal
  • viva-voce
  • uttered

Antonyms

  • inarticulate
  • aboral
  • devoice
  • voice

3. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] having or caused by an irregular surface.

Synonyms

  • lined
  • rugose
  • slubbed
  • wartlike
  • nubby
  • homespun
  • imbricate
  • nubbly
  • stony
  • sandpapery
  • leprose
  • scurfy
  • pocked
  • bouldered
  • uneven
  • costate
  • corded
  • coarse
  • scratchy
  • unironed
  • roughish
  • ribbed
  • cracked
  • pebbly
  • saw-like
  • wrinkled
  • twilled
  • squamulose
  • harsh
  • warty
  • barky
  • cragged
  • rugged
  • unpolished
  • irregular
  • abrasive
  • rockbound
  • rocky
  • verrucose
  • scabrous
  • mountainous
  • shingly
  • seamed
  • bouldery
  • chapped
  • craggy
  • nonslippery
  • coarse-textured
  • bumpy
  • crushed
  • imbricated
  • unsmooth
  • hilly
  • bullate
  • potholed
  • lepidote
  • shagged
  • alligatored
  • rough-textured
  • scabby
  • scaly
  • shaggy
  • tweedy
  • pockmarked
  • broken
  • gravelly
  • textured
  • roughened

Antonyms

  • regular
  • even
  • fine
  • ironed
  • smooth
  • slippery

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] (of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse.

Antonyms

  • delicate

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] not quite exact or correct.

Synonyms

  • inexact
  • approximate

Antonyms

  • superior
  • good-natured
  • sane

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] violently agitated and turbulent.

Synonyms

  • fierce
  • stormy

Antonyms

  • soft
  • unblemished
  • variability

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound.

Synonyms

  • cacophonous
  • cacophonic
  • rasping
  • raspy
  • gravelly
  • grating

Antonyms

  • unlined
  • urban
  • factory-made
  • softhearted

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] ready and able to resort to force or violence.

Synonyms

  • aggressive

Antonyms

  • flexible
  • unbordered

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. rough

adjective. ['ˈrʌf'] full of hardship or trials.

Synonyms

  • hard
  • rocky

Antonyms

  • consistent
  • equal
  • ribless

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. rough

adverb. ['ˈrʌf'] with roughness or violence (rough' is an informal variant forroughly').

Antonyms

  • normal

Etymology

  • ruh (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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