coarsen coarsen


  1. (v) make or become coarse or coarser
  2. (v) make less subtle or refined


  • Let’s go negative!

    More negative ads, please. That’s not what you say in polite society. In polite society, you wax indignant about how negative ads coarsen the political debate, distract from “the real issues” and increase public cynicism about politics. It’s all rubbish, of course. Ever since Thomas Jefferson financed a...
    on August 30, 2013     Source: New York Post

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/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /