Definition of rough-and-ready adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    rough-and-ready

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    [usually before noun]
     
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  1. 1simple and prepared quickly but good enough for a particular situation a rough-and-ready guide to the education system
  2. 2(of a person) not very polite, educated or fashionable
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rough-and-ready