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Meaning of ROUGHEN

Pronunciation:  'rufun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  make rough or rougher; "rough the surfaces so they will stick to each other"
 

ROUGHEN is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Antonyms: smooth, smoothen
 
 See Also: abrade, abrase, change surface, corrade, rub down, rub off

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Rough"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Roughened}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Roughening}.] [From {Rough}.]
    To make rough.
    
    
  2. \Rough"en\, v. i.
    To grow or become rough.
    
    
 

 

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