How to use Rough-hewn in a sentence
As the result the bulk of his composition is wholly or comparatively rough-hewn.
The most valuable part of his property still consisted of flocks and herds, or the products of the labours of his serfs, a large proportion of whom were bee-keepers, hunters and fishers employed in and around the interminable virgin-forests of the rough-hewn young monarchy.
From another point of view it is a monstrous hoard or cairn of rough-hewn antiquarian learning, now often praised, sometimes quoted from, and never read.
Their hands bore the hard calluses of heavy manual labor, their backbones carried the scars of years of knocks against rough hewn surfaces.
It is in the form of a celtic crosshead of rough hewn granite in the center of which is a carved wreath.Advertisement
They were associated with hallowed trees, with sacred stones and pillars, out of which came the square rough-hewn Hermae which were anointed with oil like the sacred stone attributed by legend to Jacob at Bethel.
Mike Ashman makes a rough-hewn and risible attempt at drawing characterisation and making a theatrical entity out of the piece.
Surrounded by potted palm trees, bamboo awnings and rough-hewn stone, you could be in the perfect Mediterranean hideaway.
The walls are particularly low and narrow and made of rough-hewn rock.
And then there 's the mountaineers ' melody and rough-hewn performance style.Advertisement
The look is characterized by architectural details, such as rough-hewn beams, stone fireplaces, wide-plank floors and vaulted ceilings.
Rustic furniture often features rough-hewn logs that are made into beds, nightstands, chairs, sofas, end tables, and coffee tables.
This style is casual and sturdy, using rough hewn logs and even twigs in its construction.
Look for slightly rustic, rough-hewn and heavy furniture pieces.
Western and southwestern-style decor is rough-hewn and not too fancified.Advertisement
Part of that image includes rough-hewn logs on the exterior of the house and a stone chimney with puffy white clouds of smoke escaping from the warm hearth inside.
The company manufactures cedar siding that gives the appearance of rough hewn logs on the house's exterior when installed.
Craftsmen in the mountains created rocking chairs from rough hewn wood or twigs.
The traditional Viking boot - those worn by the actual Vikings - conjures up images of short, bootie-style shoes constructed of rough-hewn leather.