Coarsened - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkɔːrsənd|  American pronunciation of the word coarsened
Brit.  |ˈkɔːsənd|  British pronunciation of the word coarsened
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto coarsen
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto coarsen

adjective

- made coarse or crude by lack of skill

Examples

Her hands were coarsened by years of hard work.

He was coarsened by his time in prison.

The book describes how popular culture has coarsened in recent decades.

Her voice has coarsened with the years.

Hard work had coarsened his hands.

He's been coarsened by his experience of war.

Their minds coarsened

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