rough-spoken

[ ruhf-spoh-kuh n ]
/ ˈrʌfˈspoʊ kən /

adjective

coarse or vulgar in speech.

Origin of rough-spoken

First recorded in 1625–35
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rough-spoken


adjective

rude or uncouth in speech; blunt
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