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rough–and–ready

adjective \ˌrə-fən-ˈre-dē\

: not complete but good enough to be used

: not having polite manners or fancy skills but ready and able to do what needs to be done

Full Definition of ROUGH-AND-READY

:  crude in nature, method, or manner but effective in action or use <a rough–and–ready solution>

First Known Use of ROUGH-AND-READY

1810

Rhymes with ROUGH-AND-READY

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