rough-textured love

Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having surface roughness

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The sisal flooring was deliciously rough-textured beneath our feet.

    Sunlight through windows

  • "Spain, 2003" is a small, begonia-like potted plant shot from overhead on a rough-textured surface further complicated by crisscrossing, but indeterminate, shadows.

    Elegance in the Ordinary

  • He said engineers hope to improve on their initial performance by preceding a mud injection with a blast of rubber balls and other rough-textured materials -- a "junk shot" -- to clog the blowout preventer and force more mud down into the hole, rather than shooting it out of the leaks in the riser.

    Estimates of oil leak gush past twice the previous levels; drill permits yanked

  • He said engineers hoped to improve on their initial performance by preceding a mud injection with a blast of rubber balls and other rough-textured materials -- the "junk shot" -- to clog the blowout preventer and force more mud down into the hole, rather than shooting it out of the leaks in the riser.

    Obama heads to Gulf Coast a second time as oil spill's impact grows

  • Though rough-textured and unfinished, it was an immense improvement over the crinkly foil he and Squill had spellsung up.

    The Lives of Felix Gunderson

  • This particular paper, which I found last month, is rough-textured, heavy paper, black on one side and a rich blood red on the other.

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  • We linger in the roomy showrooms and outdoor drying facilities -- admiring the earth-toned, rough-textured vases that seem more sophisticated and artistic than the brightly painted souvenirs at the small shops.

    Jakarta

  • Atom Bomb perfume pressed glass dishes for nineteen, twenty-nine or thirty-nine cents, depending on the size and once, a rough-textured green pitcher, pretty green glass and holding two quarts.

    The Gift « First 50 Words – Writing Prompts

  • Lyle wondered if she was contemplating how the rough-textured sponge would feel rubbing against her hardened nubbins just as he had fantasized it scraping against his penis.

    Sexy Beast IV

  • The velvety soft lather spread by the rough-textured pores of the sea sponge set his loins on fire, wrenching another moan from his lips.

    Sexy Beast IV

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