Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Roughly

Roughly

  1. In a rough manner; unevenly; harshly; rudely; severely; austerely.

Roughly Quotations

The year 2100 will see eugenics universally established. In past ages, the law governing the survival of the fittest roughly weeded out the less desirable strains. Then man's new sense of pity began to interfere with the ruthless workings of nature. As a result, we continue to keep alive and to breed the unfit.
Nikola Tesla

My grandmothers are full of memories, smelling of soap and onions and wet clay, with veins rolling roughly over quick hands, they have many clean words to say, my grandmothers were strong.
Margaret Walker

In our own time it has been seen... that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness, have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius, instructed solely by the example of these beautiful paintings and sculptures of Nature.
Giorgio Vasari

Our foreign-exchange reserves when I took over were no more than a billion dollars; that is, roughly equal to two weeks' imports.
Manmohan Singh

Mysteries and thrillers are not the same things, though they are literary siblings. Roughly put, I would say the distinction is that mysteries emphasize motive and psychology whereas thrillers rely more heavily on action and plot.
Jon Meacham
More "Roughly" Quotations

Roughly Translations

roughly in French is bourru
roughly in Italian is valutato, zotico
roughly in Latin is inter
roughly in Spanish is bruscamente, grosero, proximamente
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock