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Related to rough up: look to, stick to, shy away from, in view of, scrutinised, dropped off
1. a sketch or preliminary piece of artwork
2. the rough Golf the part of the course bordering the fairways where the grass is untrimmed
3. Tennis Squash Badminton the side of a racket on which the binding strings form an uneven line
An uncut gemstone.