- in coarse pieces; "the surfaces were coarsely granular"
- (coarseness) saltiness: language or humor that is down-to-earth; "the saltiness of their language was inappropriate"; "self-parody and saltiness riddled their core genre"
- (coarseness) the quality of being composed of relatively large particles
- (coarseness) looseness or roughness in texture (as of cloth)
- In a coarse manner