Is rough a Scrabble word?

Yes, rough is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 9 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Rough is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word rough

The meaning of rough


18 definitions of the word rough.


  1. With roughness or violence (`rough' is an informal variant for `roughly')
  2. With rough motion as over a rough surface


  1. Prepare in preliminary or sketchy form


  1. Having or caused by an irregular surface
  2. (of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse
  3. Not quite exact or correct
  4. Full of hardship or trials
  5. Violently agitated and turbulent
  6. Unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound
  7. Ready and able to resort to force or violence
  8. Of the margin of a leaf shape; having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped
  9. Causing or characterized by jolts and irregular movements
  10. Not shaped by cutting or trimming
  11. Not carefully or expertly made
  12. Not perfected
  13. Unpleasantly stern
  14. Unkind or cruel or uncivil


  1. The part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short

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