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Synonyms of coarseness

Noun


1. saltiness, coarseness, expressive style, style

usage: language or humor that is down-to-earth; "the saltiness of their language was inappropriate"; "self-parody and saltiness riddled their core genre"

2. coarseness, graininess, granularity, roughness, raggedness

usage: the quality of being composed of relatively large particles

3. coarseness, nubbiness, tweediness, roughness, raggedness

usage: looseness or roughness in texture (as of cloth)

4. coarseness, commonness, grossness, vulgarity, vulgarism, raunch, inelegance

usage: the quality of lacking taste and refinement

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