1. The property of being rough, coarseness.
    The roughness of the road made me wonder if my car would fall apart.
  2. (US) Roughage; coarse fodder.
    • 1855, Southern Cultivator (volume 13, page 258)
      With this latter implement, the corn stalk fodder, shucks, oats, hay and other "roughness" may be finely cut up […]
  3. (Scotland) Abundance, especially of food.
  • Russian: шерохова́тость
  • Spanish: aspereza

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