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  1. roughlyadverb

    Synonyms:
    approximately

  2. roughlyadverb

    In a rough manner.

    Synonyms:
    approximately

  3. roughlyadverb

    Unevenly; harshly; rudely; severely; austerely.

    Synonyms:
    approximately

  4. roughlyadverb

    Imprecise but close to in quantity or amount; approximately.

    Synonyms:
    approximately

Princeton's WordNet

  1. approximately, about, close to, just about, some, roughly, more or less, around, or soadverb

    (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 hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at the party"

    Synonyms:
    well-nigh, rough, virtually, somewhat, slightly, or so, just about, some, nigh, most, about, nearly, more or less, almost, near, approximately, around, close to, round

  2. roughly, roughadverb

    with roughness or violence (`rough' is an informal variant for `roughly')

    "he was pushed roughly aside"; "they treated him rough"

    Synonyms:
    around, some, rough, close to, more or less, about, or so, just about, approximately

  3. roughly, roughadverb

    with rough motion as over a rough surface

    "ride rough"

    Synonyms:
    around, some, rough, close to, more or less, about, or so, just about, approximately

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How to use roughly in a sentence?

  1. Wolfgang Koester:

    If we have a similar movement to last year, then we're going to have roughly a $28-billion hit to corporate America.

  2. William Ralph Inge:

    Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter.

  3. Rand Paul:

    We are currently sending roughly $400 million of U.S. taxpayer dollars to the Palestinian Authority, certainly, groups that threaten Israel cannot be allies of the U.S. I will continue to do everything in my power to make sure this president and this Congress stop treating Israel's enemies as American allies.

  4. Brad Crabtree:

    With the release of this proposed rule, developers and investors now have the remaining critical information they need to continue moving forward on roughly 30 identified commercial carbon capture projects already under development nationwide in response to the revamped 45Q credit.

  5. Alice Jackson:

    Within the burn zone we have roughly a thousand customers that remain without power.


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