Word:

Coarse

Pronunciation: kōrs
a.1.
1.Large in bulk, or composed of large parts or particles; of inferior quality or appearance; not fine in material or close in texture; gross; thick; rough; - opposed to fine; as, coarse sand; coarse thread; coarse cloth; coarse bread.
2.Not refined; rough; rude; unpolished; gross; indelicate; as, coarse manners; coarse language.
I feel
Of what coarse metal ye are molded.
- Shak.
To copy, in my coarse English, his beautiful expressions.
- Dryden.
Adj.1.coarse - of texture; large-grained or rough to the touch; "coarse meal"; "coarse sand"; "a coarse weave"
Antonyms:
fine - of texture; being small-grained or smooth to the touch or having fine particles; "wood with a fine grain"; "fine powdery snow"; "fine rain"; "batiste is a cotton fabric with a fine weave"; "covered with a fine film of dust"
2.coarse - lacking refinement or cultivation or taste; "he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "an untutored and uncouth human being"; "an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy"; "appealing to the vulgar taste for violence"; "the vulgar display of the newly rich"
3.coarse - of low or inferior quality or value; "of what coarse metal ye are molded"- Shakespeare; "produced...the common cloths used by the poorer population"
Synonyms: common
4.coarse - conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"
Synonyms: earthy, crude, vulgar, gross
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