One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the coarseness of her hair’
roughness, prickliness, wiriness, bristliness, scratchiness
2‘he disliked the coarseness of the men around him’
oafishness, loutishness, boorishness, churlishness, uncouthness, rudeness, ill manners, discourteousness, ungentlemanliness, vulgarity, roughness, crassness
3‘incapable of coarseness himself, he enjoyed listening to it on the lips of others’
vulgarity, crudeness, offensiveness, indelicacy, impropriety, indecorousness, unseemliness, crassness, tastelessness, lewdness, prurience
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