Why is it called rough housing?
- DEBSLv 71 month agoBest Answer
Because you're in the house and you're playing rough.
- 1 month ago
Rough housing horse playing sounds even funnier
It is a idiom that caught on to the American language to describe rowdy people
- PearlLv 71 month ago
cause its rough sometimes
- Mr. SmartypantsLv 71 month ago
Actually, like many word origins, nobody is really sure. The most common theory is that certain inns and pubs in England had reputations as places where brawls often broke out, and they were called 'rough houses'.