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rougher

[ ruhf-er ]
/ ˈrʌf ər /
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noun

a person or thing that roughs or roughs out something, as certain crude cutting tools or a person who performs the first, rough parts of a process.

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Origin of rougher

First recorded in 1880–85; rough + -er1
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