Meaning of rough timber in English:

rough timber


mass noun
  • Partly dressed timber, having only the branches removed.

    ‘With the discovery of gold, mining became a major consumer of firewood and rough timber.’
    • ‘The room was small and plain with walls made up of rough timber, but it gave a homely feeling to Hika.’
    • ‘Half a dozen lengths of rough timber were held together by the remnants of his copper roll.’
    • ‘His face was bloody from scraping the rough timber.’