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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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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.
The Roughnecks successfully completed a 15-month tour and returned to Fort Lewis in February 2008.
Rush coach Paul Day had little choice but to send in Palidwor, who was most valuable player in the NLL championship game as a member of the victorious 2004 Calgary Roughnecks.
Pioneer also announced that it has ordered 70 iron roughnecks and power slips to be delivered over a 24-month period beginning in January 2007, at a cost of approximately $18.
Elizabeth Munro has infuriated roughnecks by comments she made as she fined an offshore worker for mooning on a train.
Roughnecks, rock bits and rigs; the evolution of oil well drilling technology in Alberta, 1883-1970.
She was furious about the way he was manhandled but that hasn't stopped local roughnecks from making verbal threats about her.
Let's give Diamond the bureaucrats and soldiers as "parasites" What about the roughnecks who produce and refine the petroleum that drives the farmers' tractors, heats their homes, and is transformed into fertilizer?
It gives us some big exposure,'' said Calgary Roughnecks president Brad Banister in the Toronto Sun.
He said: "In the 1980s, a Bishop told me 'We need roughnecks like you in the priesthood', but I was attracted to the Church Army.
All of those stars will make a couple of visits to Western Canada to play the expansion squads-the Calgary Roughnecks and the Vancouver Ravens.
Or maybe you view them as roughnecks who take no prisoners come April 15.
A series of videos on the site will be hosted by "Ralph and Rhonda," two roughnecks who don't always see eye to eye.
3 when the Vancouver side kicks off its 2015 campaign on the road versus the Calgary Roughnecks.