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Usage examples for roughly

  1. He spoke rather roughly. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  2. And in her excitement she seized Thelma's arm roughly. – Thelma by Marie Corelli
  3. I timed him and measured up the distance roughly afterward. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  4. Finally he said roughly, as if the words were dragged from him against his will: I shall not torture you. – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle
  5. " Whether we'd better or not we will," he answered roughly. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
  6. " Look here, Kate," he said, roughly. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  7. He walked on, almost roughly. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  8. One sheepman had been killed, and another's broken shoulder was being roughly dressed by Sims. – The Free Range by Francis William Sullivan
  9. " Come in here," said Clover roughly. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  10. He asked another question, but was roughly told to shut up. – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  11. " I am sorry I spoke so roughly the other day," she said. – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  12. Then he asked roughly: " He's going to marry you, of course?" – Somewhere in France by Richard Harding Davis
  13. " Clear out of here," he said roughly. – The Man Who Knew by Edgar Wallace
  14. Soon the young girl felt some one pull her nose roughly. – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed
  15. " You'll have to tell him," she spoke roughly to her sister. – The Man Who Wins by Robert Herrick
  16. Davy, said he, almost roughly, I thought, remember that we have been joking. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. He seized her arm somewhat roughly and looked at her hard. – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  18. The man broke away almost roughly. – A Breath of Prairie and other stories by Will Lillibridge
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