Also called spatter dash. an exterior wall finish composed of mortar and fine pebbles mixed together and dashed against the wall.Compare pebble dash.
a crudely formed pattern or model.
verb (used with object), rough·cast, rough·cast·ing.
to cover or coat with roughcast.
to make, shape, or prepare in a rough form: to roughcast a story.
Origin of roughcast
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Related Words for roughcastlayer, coating, carve, sculpt, varnish, finish, lacquer, overlay, crust, plaster, gloss, glaze, wash, set, tinge, bark, painting, lamination, priming, hew
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Historical Examples of roughcast
a coarse plaster used to cover the surface of an external wall
any rough or preliminary form, model, etc
covered with or denoting roughcast
verb -casts, -casting or -cast
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