Definitions for coarsekɔrs, koʊrs

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. coarse, harsh(adj)

    of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles

    "coarse meal"; "coarse sand"; "a coarse weave"

  2. coarse, common, rough-cut, uncouth, vulgar(adj)

    lacking refinement or cultivation or taste

    "he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "an untutored and uncouth human being"; "an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy"; "appealing to the vulgar taste for violence"; "the vulgar display of the newly rich"

  3. coarse, common(adj)

    of low or inferior quality or value

    "of what coarse metal ye are molded"- Shakespeare; "produced...the common cloths used by the poorer population"

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  1. coarse(Adjective)

    Composed of large parts or particles; of inferior quality or appearance; not fine in material or close in texture.

  2. coarse(Adjective)

    Lacking refinement, taste or delicacy;

  3. Origin: cors (adjectival use of cours)

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Coarse

    large in bulk, or composed of large parts or particles; of inferior quality or appearance; not fine in material or close in texture; gross; thick; rough; -- opposed to fine; as, coarse sand; coarse thread; coarse cloth; coarse bread

  2. Coarse

    not refined; rough; rude; unpolished; gross; indelicate; as, coarse manners; coarse language


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