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Definition of Roughhew

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carve in a rough manner, cut roughly without smoothing
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(v. t.)
To hew coarsely, without smoothing; as, to roughhew timber.
  
(v. t.)
To give the first form or shape to; to form rudely; to shape approximately and rudely; to roughcast.
  
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roughhew
\rough"hew`\ (?), v. t.
1. to hew coarsely, without smoothing; as, to roughhew timber.
2. to give the first form or shape to; to form rudely; to shape approximately and rudely; to roughcast. there's a divinity that shapes our ends, roughhew them how we will.