from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative form of diamond in the rough.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • The road into which the car eventualy turned with a hoot of familiarity was quite a new road -- rather a rough diamond. - ''Yashima, or, The Gorgeous West'' by R T Sherwood, 1931.

    December 24, 2008

  • Carolyn says, "Lloyd says he is a rough diamond, but I say he is just rough."

    May 19, 2015