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Adjective
Rough, raucous or boisterous in nature
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“At 14, she joined her mother cooking at Big O's, a rough-and-tumble bar five miles outside of town.”
Adjective
Crudely constructed, typically in a hasty or improvised manner
“Beyond the windows of this rough-and-tumble hut lay flat expanses of long grass.”
Adjective
Serving as a temporary or short-term means or measure
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Adjective
Marked by turmoil or disturbance, especially of natural elements
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Noun
A rough or noisy fight or quarrel
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“The game was the fastest in Edmonton this year between the first-place Caps and Flyers until a rough-and-tumble broke out late in the third period.”
Noun
Rough or rowdy play that can often result in unintentional physical harm
Verb
To move or proceed forward by force
“Certain sequences show some signs of damage and wear, but this goes with the rough-and-tumble style of the film.”
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