roughie

I.
/ˈrʌfi/ (say 'rufee)

noun (plural roughie or roughies)
roughy1.
Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1.
II.
/ˈrʌfi/ (say 'rufee)

noun Colloquial
1. someone who is rough or crude.
2. an unbroken horse.
3. (in dog and horse racing) a dog or horse with little chance of ever winning a race; outsider.
4. a shrewd trick; a cunning act: he put a roughie over Bill yesterday.
Also, roughy, roughey. {rough + -ie}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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