unsmooth

1 of 2

adjective

un·​smooth
"+
: not smooth : rough, harsh
strokes his unsmooth face
awkward and unsmooth writing
unsmoothly
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adverb

unsmooth

2 of 2

transitive verb

"
: to make unsmooth or uneven : roughen
the passing ship unsmooths the water

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

un- entry 1 + smooth, adjective

Transitive verb

un- entry 2 + smooth

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“Unsmooth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsmooth. Accessed 10 Dec. 2022.

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