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roughing it

phrase
present participle of rough it

Synonyms of roughing it

to live in a camp or the outdoors
  • They spent a week roughing it in the woods.

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“Roughing it.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/roughing%20it. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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