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Meaning of ROUGHLY

Pronunciation:  'ruflee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  (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"
  2. [adv]  with rough motion as over a rough surface; "ride rough"
  3. [adv]  with roughness or violence; "he was pushed roughly aside"; (`rough' is informal as in"they treated him rough")
 

ROUGHLY is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: about, approximately, around, close to, just about, more or less, or so, rough, some
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Rough"ly\, adv.
In a rough manner; unevenly; harshly; rudely; severely;
austerely.

 

 

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