rugged (Meaning)

Wordnet

rugged (a)

sturdy and strong in constitution or construction; enduring

having long narrow shallow depressions (as grooves or wrinkles) in the surface

Wordnet

rugged (s)

topographically very uneven

very difficult; severely testing stamina or resolution

Webster

rugged (n.)

Full of asperities on the surface; broken into sharp or irregular points, or otherwise uneven; not smooth; rough; as, a rugged mountain; a rugged road.

Not neat or regular; uneven.

Rough with bristles or hair; shaggy.

Harsh; hard; crabbed; austere; -- said of temper, character, and the like, or of persons.

Stormy; turbulent; tempestuous; rude.

Rough to the ear; harsh; grating; -- said of sound, style, and the like.

Sour; surly; frowning; wrinkled; -- said of looks, etc.

Violent; rude; boisterrous; -- said of conduct, manners, etc.

Vigorous; robust; hardy; -- said of health, physique, etc.

rugged Sentence Examples

  1. The rugged coastline was sculpted by relentless waves and wind.
  2. The rugged terrain presented a formidable challenge for hikers.
  3. The old mountain man lived in a rugged cabin nestled in the wilderness.
  4. The rugged Jeep navigated the treacherous off-road path with ease.
  5. The rugged exterior of the fortress defied invaders for centuries.
  6. The rugged texture of the burlap bag provided a sturdy grip.
  7. The rugged face of the prospector bore the marks of a life well-traveled.
  8. The rugged wilderness stretched out before them, promising adventure.
  9. The rugged path was strewn with obstacles, but they persevered.
  10. The rugged beauty of the landscape inspired awe and respect.

FAQs About the word rugged

sturdy and strong in constitution or construction; enduring, having long narrow shallow depressions (as grooves or wrinkles) in the surface, topographically ver

strong, tough,sturdy, hardy, hard, robust, vigorous, hard-bitten, hardened, healthy

delicate, tender, worn, weak,soft, delicate, weak, tender, worn, soft

The rugged coastline was sculpted by relentless waves and wind.

The rugged terrain presented a formidable challenge for hikers.

The old mountain man lived in a rugged cabin nestled in the wilderness.

The rugged Jeep navigated the treacherous off-road path with ease.