in the roughest

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  • But of course the parallel is true only in the roughest and most general way. Cited from African and European Addresses, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • He drove it for several years in the roughest kind of work. Cited from My Life and Work, by Henry Ford
  • These are trusted in the roughest water more than any other craft, except the largest. Cited from American Big Game in Its Haunts, by Various
  • He had served his time in the roughest quarters of New York. Cited from The Black Box, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Only in the roughest way did they approximate each other. Cited from The Poisoned Pen by, Arthur B. Reeve
  • I was singled out for praise in the roughest game I have ever played. Cited from The Loom of Youth, by Alec Waugh
  • Of course I am now speaking in the roughest outline. Cited from New Grub Street, by George Gissing
  • She believed in the roughest methods for a raw country like Nigeria. Cited from Mary Slessor of Calabar, by W. P. Livingstone
  • Here he wandered about mostly alone, dressed in the roughest possible costume, and allowing his beard to grow. Cited from Memoirs of Arthur Hamilton, B. A. Of Trinity College Cambridge, Benson
  • I used to camp in flannels all summer long, in the roughest sort of style, and loved it dearly. Cited from Red Pepper Burns, by Grace S. Richmond
  • The work of closing the opening is done sometimes in the roughest manner, but examples are seen in which carefully laid masonry has been used. Cited from Bureau of Ethnology, 8th Annual Report, 1886-1887, ed. by Powell
  • The pioneer finds all in the roughest phase of nature. Cited from With the Harmony to Labrador, by Benjamin La Trobe
  • We've got to hide -- be on the go all the time -- here an' there -- all over, in the roughest woods. Cited from The Man of the Forest, by Zane Grey
  • It is easy, therefore, to find the bright lake-eyes in the roughest and most ungovernable-looking topography of any landscape countenance. Cited from The Mountains of California, by John Muir
  • Nothing disturbs his calm serenity and he goes on philosophically making soup even in the roughest water. Cited from A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State, by Marcus Dorman
  • Dig vacant plots, and lay the land up in ridges in the roughest manner possible. Cited from The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers, by Sutton and Sons
  • His immense physical strength had never been exerted for any evil, and even in the roughest wrestling matches he had never fought brutally or cruelly. Cited from The Worlds Greatest Books, Vol II, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J. A. Hammerton
  • For want of proper remedies, his wounds were treated in the roughest manner, yet, through the aid of a vigorous constitution, he completely recovered. Cited from Voyages of Columbus Vol. II,Washington Irving
  • At the age of fourteen he became a sailor, knocking about the world in the roughest manner, half the time practically a pirate. Cited from History of the United States, Vol. I (of VI), by E. Benjamin Andrews
  • Lucretia was a little seasick in the roughest times, but, on the whole, bore the voyage extremely well. Cited from Samuel F. B. Morse, His Letters and Journals, by Samuel F. B. Morse
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