HyperDic: coarseness

English > 4 senses of the word coarseness:
NOUNcommunicationcoarseness, saltinesslanguage or humor that is down-to-earth
attributecoarseness, graininess, granularitythe quality of being composed of relatively large particles
attributecoarseness, nubbiness, tweedinesslooseness or roughness in texture (as of cloth)
attributecoarseness, commonness, grossness, vulgarity, vulgarism, raunchthe quality of lacking taste and refinement
English > coarseness: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaninglanguage or humor that is down-to-earth.
Synonymsaltiness
Broaderexpressive style, styleA way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
English > coarseness: 4 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being composed of relatively large particles.
Synonymsgraininess, granularity
NarrowersandinessA texture resembling that of sand
Broaderroughness, raggednessA texture of a surface or edge that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven
Spanishgranularidad
Catalangranularitat
English > coarseness: 4 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningLooseness or roughness in texture (as of cloth).
Synonymsnubbiness, tweediness
Broaderroughness, raggednessA texture of a surface or edge that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven
Spanishgrosor, rugosidad, tosquedad
Adjectivescoarseof textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles
English > coarseness: 4 senses > noun 4, attribute
MeaningThe quality of lacking taste and refinement.
Synonymscommonness, grossness, vulgarity, vulgarism, raunch
BroaderineleganceThe quality of lacking refinement and good taste
Spanishbastedad, chabacanería, grosería, ordinariez, tosquedad, vulgaridad, zafiedad
Catalanbarroeria, grolleria, grosseria, indelicadesa, ordinariesa, raunch, tosquedat, vulgaritat
Adjectivescoarselacking refinement or cultivation or taste

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