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roughhouse

and roughneck
1. n. a mean kid; a boisterous child, usually male. Jimmy! Stop acting like such a roughhouse.
2. in. to be boisterous. The boys broke the lamp when they were roughnecking around in the family room.

roughneck

verb
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The Fire signed Corrales in September from the Tulsa Roughnecks, then loaned him back to Tulsa for the rest of the season.
The Roughnecks, who reached the play-offs last season with a 6-4 record, had been expected to beat a Lightning outfit which went 9-1 in its rookie season - suffering heavy 44-20 and 53-0 defeats to Aberdeen.
Roughnecks does a strong job of describing the work of a drilling crew, with numerous scenes that take the reader through the technical aspects and inherent dangers of the job.
99 Sharp-shooter Ottway (Liam Neeson) is employed by a refinery in Alaska to shoot the wolves that target the roughnecks as they work.
It shows two roughnecks working side by side on the rig.
SHARP-SHOOTER Ottway (Liam Neeson) is employed by a refinery in Alaska to shoot the wolves that sometimes target the roughnecks as they carry out their exhausting work.
Yet the 26-year-old Ojibwe, who stars in the National Lacrosse League with the Calgary Roughnecks, is not entirely satisfied with his latest feat.
We were back on bottom, the rotary table spinning ever deeper into our planet, when Exeter Drilling's toolpusher told us four remaining roughnecks that Lonnie's dogged grip on the drawworks brake probably saved our lives.
Roughnecks, an animated sci-fi action-adventure spin-off of the popular 1997 film Starship Troopers, featured as many as 18 major characters per episode during its six-season run and included the voices of David DeLuise, Rider Strong (of the TV series Pepper Dennis) and veteran television actor Bill Fagerbakke (formerly of Coach, who currently voices many of the characters on SpongeBob Squarepants).
When we lived in Goose Creek, it was full of roughnecks.
He was also in TV series Roughnecks, Heartbeat, Band of Gold and A Touch of Frost, plus films Bob's Weekend, TwentyFourSeven and The Full Monty.
00pm) Mike LaMonica becomes concerned when Gerald's crew of hardened drillers is replaced by a team of fresh-faced roughnecks, led by 24-year-old Josh.
00pm) A team of fresh-faced roughnecks takes over at Longhorn rig, Big Dog boss Justin prepares his men to move on to their second site, and the Vikings struggle with a snake infestation.
00pm) Longhorn rig owner Mike LaMonica becomes concerned when Gerald's crew of hardened drillers is replaced by a team of fresh-faced roughnecks, led by 24-year-old Josh.
A nameless swordsman has to protect an orphan from roughnecks who want to do him wrong.