coarsened coarsened


  • (adj) made coarse or crude by lack of skill


  1. "Even in a country coarsened by skepticism, few doubted the man from Michigan would keep his word, that was his special magic," Rumsfeld said special to the country and the state he served.
    on Jan 3, 2007 By: Donald Rumsfeld Source: WILX-TV

  2. In an earlier phase of his career, Hitchens tells us, "I resolved to try and resist in my own life the jaded reaction that makes one coarsened to the ugly habits of power."
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Christopher Hitchens Source: Huffington Post (blog)

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