Synonyms and Antonyms of rough (up)
- a hockey player penalized for roughing up an opponent with his stick
assail, assault, attack, beset, box, bust, chop, clobber, clout, crack, cudgel, cuff, descend (on or upon), hit, jump (on), knock, lam, lay on, paste, pounce (on or upon), punch, raid, rush, slam, slap, smack, smash, sock, spank, storm, swat, swipe, thwack, whack, wham, whomp
beat up on
- The photographer claimed that he had been roughed up by the actor's bodyguards outside the club.
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