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Having an irregular or uneven surface, edge, or outline
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“Due to Canada's rugged terrain and a severe climate a good part of the remainder of the country is inhabited by only a few small communities, scattered across the vast landscape.”
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Imposing or constituting a physical, mental, or figurative load
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Distasteful, crass or vulgar in nature
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Having or requiring toughness and determination
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“Enjoying rugged sports like mountain biking.”
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Able to withstand strain or hardship
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“This rugged all-steel design.”
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(of clothing, equipment, etc.) Strongly made and capable of withstanding rough handling
“Only few materials that can compare the pure comfort and rugged wearability of this material, so it's no wonder that sheep skin is such a popular choice in slipper design.”
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(of a man) Having attractively strong, rough-hewn features
“Drew's rugged features.”
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Having or requiring toughness and determination
“The region is a bastion of rugged individualism.”
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Stiff-necked
Rugged individualism forged America's frontier society.”
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Characteristic of great strength or forcefulness
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Of great size
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Not civilized, typically with implications of a savage or violent nature
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Resembling a squawk
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Characterized by windy or stormy conditions
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Causing or characterized by tumult, chaos, disorder, or turbulence
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Worn, torn, or ragged, as if into rags
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Barren and devoid of inhabitants
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Dangerous, full of peril
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Toughened
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Full of energy and life
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Crowded or packed closely together
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Rough
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Covered in hair or bristles
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