give the rough side of one's tongue
对某人说出不客气的话 show a lack of gentleness, good manners to sb
give sb the rough side of one's tongue
I had to give him the rough side of my tongue to show my indignation.
粗暴地做 do sth in the way that is not in a gentle way; do sth in the way that used force
rough in (v.+adv.)
画…的轮廓 put in a few practice lines in a drawing
rough sth ? in
I'll just rough in the shape of the head and you can paint the sky round it.
rough out (v.+adv.)
作出,写出 make a first plan of a drawing or piece of writing
rough sth ? out
I'll just rough out the whole picture and you can do the details.