Shift #808

rough, uneven → difficult

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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme rough
Meaning 1 rough, uneven (surface) rough surface
"rough surface"
Meaning 2 hard, difficult (circumstances) he had a rough time
"He had to overcome difficulties"
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Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Arabic
Lexeme ḫašin-, ʔaḫšan-
Meaning 1 'rough, harsh, coarse' ʔarḍ-un ḫašnat-un
"'rough, or rugged, ground or land'"
Meaning 2 'unpleasant, difficult, uncomfortable (circumstances, life etc.)' ʕāa ʕayš-an ḫašin-an
"'he lived a rough, or coarse, life'"
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