in the rough


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in the rough

in a situation that is not comfortable or pleasant I do not enjoy a camping vacation in the rough. Our new representative has had a hard time in the rough of Washington politics.
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He was also unhurt when he ended up in the rough at Lodge Corner after his Yamaha engine blew.
However, there are times when the dealer doesn't recognize a diamond in the rough, and makes only an average profit on a gun bought used--when he might be missing out on a substantial windfall.