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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coarse, harsh(adj)

    of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles

    Synonyms:
    coarse, rough-cut, vulgar, uncouth, abrasive, rough, common, harsh

    Antonyms:
    tight, pulverized, fine, close, superfine, small, powdered, powdery, superior, nongranular, refined, floury, fine-grained, dustlike, small-grained, close-grained, pulverised

  2. coarse, common, rough-cut, uncouth, vulgar(adj)

    lacking refinement or cultivation or taste

    Synonyms:
    usual, coarse, rough-cut, vulgar, vernacular, mutual, unwashed, uncouth, crude, earthy, gross, roughhewn, plebeian, common, harsh

    Antonyms:
    superior, tight, dustlike, floury, powdery, nongranular, fine-grained, small, superfine, close, fine, close-grained, refined, pulverised, powdered, small-grained, pulverized

  3. coarse, common(adj)

    of low or inferior quality or value

    Synonyms:
    usual, coarse, rough-cut, vulgar, vernacular, mutual, unwashed, uncouth, plebeian, common, harsh

    Antonyms:
    floury, powdery, fine, small, pulverised, pulverized, fine-grained, dustlike, superior, refined, close, close-grained, nongranular, powdered, superfine, tight, small-grained

Wiktionary

  1. coarse(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    sharp, vulgar, indelicate, unpolished, obscene, thick, blunt, rude, rough, inelegant, crass, hard, gritty, uncouth

    Antonyms:
    fine

  2. coarse(adjective)

    Composed of large parts or particles; of inferior quality or appearance; not fine in material or close in texture.

    Synonyms:
    gritty, blunt, indelicate, obscene, uncouth, crass, hard, rough, unpolished, vulgar, inelegant, thick, sharp, rude

    Antonyms:
    fine

  3. coarse(adjective)

    Lacking refinement, taste or delicacy;

    Synonyms:
    indelicate, thick, hard, gritty, sharp, unpolished, uncouth, inelegant, rude, blunt, vulgar, rough, obscene, crass

    Antonyms:
    fine

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. coarse

    Bluff is a word of good meaning, as are frank and open. The bluff man talks and laughs loudly and freely, says and does whatever he pleases with fearless good nature, and with no thought of annoying or giving pain to others. The blunt man says things which he is perfectly aware are disagreeable, either from a defiant indifference to others' feelings, or from the pleasure of tormenting.

    Synonyms:
    abrupt, bluff, blunt, blustering, bold, brusk, discourteous, frank, impolite, inconsiderate, open, plain-spoken, rough, rude, uncivil, unmannerly

    Antonyms:
    bland, courteous, genial, polished, polite, refined, reserved, urbane

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    of large size

  2. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    of large fibres or particles

  3. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    crude, rough, impure, unpurified

  4. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    gross, broad, indelicate, indecent, vulgar, not refined

  5. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    rude, unpolished, uncivil, impolite, gruff, bluff, bearish, brutal

  6. coarse(a.)

    Synonyms:
    mean, vile, inelegant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

rude, coarse-grained, crass, rough, bad-tempered, garish, crude, foul-mouthed, secondary, gross, thick


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