5 Letters
3 Consonants
2 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use rough as a article, noun, adverb, adjective satellite or as a verb in a sentence.
About Rough
A 1 syllables article and 5 letters with the letters g, h, o, r, and u, 3 consonants, 2 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter u. Rough starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters r, ro, rou, roug, and the ending characters are h, gh, ugh, ough, ..
The part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
Old English
School Grade
Rough is set as a grade one word that starts with r, ends with h, 1 syllables, 2 vowels and 5 letters.
Is rough a scrabble word? A 9 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Rough in Pig Latin is said as "oughray or oughrway".
r | o | u | g | h
ro | ou | ug | gh
rou | oug | ugh
roug | ough
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
Verb Examples
prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
Adjective Satellite Examples
ready and able to resort to force or violence;
"pugnacious spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance"- Herman Melville;
"they were rough and determined fighting men"
unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound;
"a gravelly voice"
violently agitated and turbulent;
"boisterous winds and waves";
"the fierce thunders roar me their music"- Ezra Pound;
"rough weather";
"rough seas"
full of hardship or trials;
"the rocky road to success";
"they were having a rough time"
not quite exact or correct;
"the approximate time was 10 o'clock";
"a rough guess";
"a ballpark estimate"
unpleasantly stern;
"wild and harsh country full of hot sand and cactus";
"the nomad life is rough and hazardous"
not perfected;
"a rough draft";
"a few rough sketches"
(of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse;
"she was a diamond in the rough";
"rough manners"
not carefully or expertly made;
"managed to make a crude splint";
"a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them";
"rough carpentry"
Article Examples

having or caused by an irregular surface;
"trees with rough bark";
"rough ground";
"a rough ride";
"rough skin";
"rough blankets";
"his unsmooth face";
"unsmooth writing"
of the margin of a leaf shape;
having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped
Adverb Examples
with rough motion as over a rough surface;
"ride rough"
with roughness or violence (`rough' is an informal variant for `roughly');
"he was pushed roughly aside";
"they treated him rough"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Rough"

There are 1,121 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to rough.

About(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"
"in just about a minute"
"he''s about 30 years old"
"I''ve had about all I can stand"
"we meet about once a month"
"some forty people came"
"weighs around a hundre
Abrasivea substance that abrades or wears down
Abruptsurprisingly and unceremoniously brusque in manner
"an abrupt reply"
Abstrusedifficult to penetrate
incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge
"the professor''s lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them"
"a deep metaphysical theory"
"some recondite problem in historiography"
Abusecruel or inhumane treatment
Acerbharsh or corrosive in tone
"an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"
"a barrage of acid comments"
"her acrid remarks make her many enemies"
"bitter words"
"blistering criticism"
"caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts
Acerbicharsh or corrosive in tone
"an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"
"a barrage of acid comments"
"her acrid remarks make her many enemies"
"bitter words"
"blistering criticism"
"caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts
Acidstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Acidicbeing or containing an acid
of a solution having an excess of hydrogen atoms (having a pH of less than 7)
Aciditythe property of being acidic

View all cognitive synonyms for Rough


There are 1 anagrams from rough.

Anagram Definition
Roughthe part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short

View English words with the unique letters used in rough. Words With The Letters Ghoru


Rough has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Land Site
Sitea computer connected to the internet that maintains a series of web pages on the World Wide Web
"the Israeli web site was damaged by hostile hackers"

Part Meronyms

There are 3 part meronyms for the word rough

Word Definition
Golf Coursen/a

Names With The Word "Rough"

3 names are spelled with rough.


The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word rough.

Is rough a scrabble word or can you use rough in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 65354 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 39914 games. This 5 letter 9 point scrabble word can be rearranged 120 ways. What other words can be made with the letters g, h, o, r, and u? There's 5 with 7 letters or less with the letters g, h, o, r, and u. Here is a list of 5 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Borough (7 letters) 13 +4 15 +5 borough
Rough (5 letters) 9 10 rough
Grouch (6 letters) 12 +3 14 +4 grouch
Groucho (7 letters) 13 +4 15 +5 groucho
Grouchy (7 letters) 16 +7 17 +7 grouchy


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