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Noun: roughcast  'rúf,kãst
  1. A coarse plaster for the surface of external walls
     
  2. A rough preliminary model
Verb: roughcast  'rúf,kãst
  1. Shape roughly
     
  2. Apply roughcast to
    "roughcast a wall"
     
  3. Hew roughly, without finishing the surface
    "roughcast stone or timber";
    - rough-hew

Derived forms: roughcasting, roughcasts

Type of: daub, forge, form, hew, hew out, model, mold [N. Amer], mould [Brit, Cdn], plaster, shape, simulation, work

Encyclopedia: Roughcast