roughly - definition and synonyms

 
 
adverb 

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/ˈrʌfli/
  1. 1
    used for showing that an amount, number, time etc is not exact

    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.

  2. 2
    in a way that is not gentle

    He pushed roughly past her and out of the room.

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  3. 3
    in a way that is not tidy or exact

    The onions should be roughly chopped.