Значение идиомы rough-and-ready

[rough-and-ready] {adj.} 1. Not finished in detail; not perfected;rough but ready for use now.

We asked Mr. Brown how long it wouldtake to drive to Chicago and his rough-and-ready answer was two days.

2. Not having nice manners but full of energy and ability.

Jim is arough-and-ready character; he’d rather fight than talk things over.


1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 оценок, среднее: 5.00 из 5)