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roughneck

adjective

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roughneck

noun

Synonyms of roughneck (Entry 2 of 2)

a violent, brutal person who is often a member of an organized gang
  • a group of roughnecks like to hang out at the roadhouse and harass people

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The first known use of roughneck was in 1834

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“Roughneck.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/roughneck. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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