how to pronounce rougher

/ˈɹʌfɚ/

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rougher is pronounced in two syllables

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ɹʌfɚ

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An example use of rougher in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… a little rougher than necessary …”

meanings of rougher

noun:

  1. A piece of woollen cloth prepared for fulling.
  2. A worker who shapes something to prepare it for a finishing operation.

adjective:

  1. Comparative form of rough: more rough.

words with pronunciation similar to rougher

puffertougherruddersufferrusherrooferrunnerroughbufferruff

words that rhyme with rougher

tougherbuffersufferstufferpuffer

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