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One entry found for coarse.
Main Entry: coarse
Pronunciation: primarystresskomacr(schwa)rs, primarystresskodot(schwa)rs
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): coars·er; coars·est
1 : of ordinary or poor quality
2 : made up of large parts or particles <coarse sand>
3 : being harsh or rough <coarse cloth>
4 : not precise or detailed : roughly approximate
5 : crude in taste, manners, or language
- coarse·ly adverb
- coars·en /primarystresskomacrrs-schwan, primarystresskodotrs-/ verb
- coarse·ness noun

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