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The meeting lasted roughly 45 minutes.
Roughly half of Scotland's law firms are located in the Glasgow area.
We're roughly the same age.
He pushed roughly past her and out of the room.
The onions should be roughly chopped.
There are, roughly speaking, three possible solutions to our problem.
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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
the bone at the front of your lower leg, between your knee and your ankle. A more usual word is...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of roughly from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.