verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for roughneck
McConaughey plays Ron Woodroof, a boozey roughneck who is given 30 days to live after being diagnosed with AIDS.
I wanted to kill the enemy and be a roughneck and cuss and spit tobacco, come home and do it again.‘Hell And Back Again’: PBS Airs Documentary On Wounded Marine|Jesse Ellison|May 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And some of these roughneck humourists will congratulate us on golf becoming one of the vital, red-blooded sports!Fore!|Charles Emmett Van Loan
"You know, Miss Shaw, this isn't just the roughneck's scorn for the egghead," Travis said.Oomphel in the Sky|Henry Beam Piper
Will you try and see if you can't think of me as something more than just a dollar-chasing roughneck?Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
He could almost hear passersby say "goody-good" and "roughneck."A Boy Knight|Martin J. (Martin Jerome) Scott
I copped it on the high seas—flotsam and jetsam,' says the 'roughneck.'