Composed of large parts or particles; of inferior quality or appearance; not fine in material or close in texture.
Lacking refinement, taste or delicacy;
- coarse manners
- coarse language
* Nouns to which "coarse" is often applied: language, particle, grain, graining, sand, powder, gravel, grit, salt, gold, thread, hair, cloth, grid, aggregate, texture, grass, fish, angling, fishing.
* (of inferior quality ): thick, rough, sharp, hard
* (not refined ): rough, rude, uncouth, blunt, unpolished, inelegant, indelicate, vulgar, gritty, obscene, crass
* (of inferior quality ): fine
(rare) A garment made from roughly spun yarn or made from a coarse material.
(of a garment or cloth) Woven]] from a coarsely [[spinning, spun yarn, (usually also from a coarse material).
(figuratively) Unpolished, rough and ready, uncultured, unsophisticated.