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The walls were built of dark rough stone.
Burlap provides warm color and a rough homespun texture.
Oh boy, I had a rough day at the office.
I feel terrible, I had a rough night last night.
You've been through rough times, you know what it's like.
It's been a rough ride for us, both financially and emotionally.
This is a rough drawing of the table I want to build.
Here is a rough draft for you to read.
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the part of the nucleus of an atom that has no electrical charge
… to reveal a small part of your intentions in order to attract support, without actually committing yourself to doing anythingadd a word
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