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roughhouse

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roughhouse

verb

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2 as in joyride, skylark

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The first known use of roughhouse was in 1882

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“Roughhouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/roughhouse. Accessed 6 Aug. 2021.

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