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Engelsk navneord: roughness

1. roughness (om egenskab) a texture of a surface or edge that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)raggedness


Mindre specifikke termertexture


Mere specifikke termerabrasiveness, bristliness, bumpiness, burl, coarseness, coarseness, graininess, granularity, harshness, knot, nubbiness, prickliness, scaliness, scratchiness, shagginess, slub, spininess, thorniness, tweediness


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)smoothness

2. roughness (om egenskab) the quality of being unpleasant (harsh or rough or grating) to the senses


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)harshness


Mindre specifikke termerunpleasantness


Mere specifikke termergruffness, hoarseness, huskiness

3. roughness (om egenskab) an unpolished unrefined quality


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe crudeness of frontier dwellings depressed her.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)crudeness


Mindre specifikke termerinelegance

4. roughness (om tilstand) used of the sea during inclement or stormy weather


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)choppiness, rough water


Mindre specifikke termerstorminess

5. roughness (om tilstand) rowdy behavior


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)disorderliness, rowdiness, rowdyism


Mindre specifikke termerdisorder

6. roughness (om proces) the formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)indentation, pitting


Mindre specifikke termercorroding, corrosion, erosion

7. roughness (om handling) harsh or severe speech or behavior


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMen associate the roughness of nonstandard working-class speech with masculinity.
The roughness of her voice was a signal to keep quiet.


Mindre specifikke termerintensification









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