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Present participle for to physically manhandle or beat up
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“He didn't always follow the rules and was known to rough up the suspects.”
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Present participle for to make rough or coarse
“You can use clay tools to rough up the edges to add to the natural look.”
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Present participle for to strike or hit repeatedly
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Present participle for to inflict emotional or physical harm or distress upon
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Present participle for to be detrimental to
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Present participle for to commit acts of thuggery, or behave in a thuggish manner
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Present participle for inflict a wound on
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Present participle for penalize for wrongdoing
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An aggressive and violent physical act against a person or object
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