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Partly dressed timber, having only the branches removed.
- ‘Half a dozen lengths of rough timber were held together by the remnants of his copper roll.’
- ‘The room was small and plain with walls made up of rough timber, but it gave a homely feeling to Hika.’
- ‘With the discovery of gold, mining became a major consumer of firewood and rough timber.’
- ‘His face was bloody from scraping the rough timber.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.