Rough`cast" (?), v. t.

1.

To form in its first rudiments, without revision, correction, or polish.

Dryden.

2.

To mold without nicety or elegance; to form with asperities and inequalities.

3.

To plaster with a mixture of lime and shells or pebbles; as, to roughcast a building.

 

© Webster 1913.


Rough"cast`, n.

1.

A rude model; the rudimentary, unfinished form of a thing.

2.

A kind of plastering made of lime, with a mixture of shells or pebbles, used for covering buildings.

Shak.

 

© Webster 1913.

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