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Definitions of raw

  1. Hence: Unprepared for use or enjoyment; immature; unripe; unseasoned; inexperienced; unpracticed; untried; as, raw soldiers; a raw recruit. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Not worked in due form; in the natural state; untouched by art; unwrought. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Not distilled; as, raw water Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Not spun or twisted; as, raw silk or cotton Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Not mixed or diluted; as, raw spirits Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Not tried; not melted and strained; as, raw tallow Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Not tanned; as, raw hides Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Not trimmed, covered, or folded under; as, the raw edge of a piece of metal or of cloth. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Not covered; bare. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. Bald. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Deprived of skin; galled; as, a raw sore. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. Sore, as if by being galled. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. Disagreeably damp or cold; chilly; bleak; as, a raw wind. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. informal terms for nakedness; "in the raw"; "in the altogether"; "in his birthday suit" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. A raw, sore, or galled place; a sensitive spot; as, to touch one on the raw. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A sore spot. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  17. Rawness. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  18. A sore place. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. Rawly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. not processed or subjected to analysis; "raw data"; "the raw cost of production"; "only the crude vital statistics" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure; "naked ambition"; "raw fury"; "you may kill someone someday with your raw power" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. lacking training or experience; "the new men were eager to fight"; "raw recruits"; "he was still wet behind the ears when he shipped as a hand on a merchant vessel" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  23. not processed or refined; "raw sewage" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  24. not treated with heat to prepare it for eating Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  25. brutally unfair or harsh; "received raw treatment from his friends"; "a raw deal" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  26. having the surface exposed and painful; "a raw wound" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  27. untempered and unrefined; "raw talent"; "raw beauty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  28. (used especially of commodities) in the natural unprocessed condition; "natural yogurt"; "natural produce"; "raw wool"; "raw sugar"; "bales of rude cotton" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  29. used of wood and furniture; "raw wood" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  30. Uncooked; without whole skin; as, a raw spot; in the natural state; unprepared; as, raw silk; crude; inexperienced; unpracticed, as, raw judgment; raw troops; cold and damps; as, raw weather. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  31. Not altered from its natural state: not cooked or dressed: not prepared: not mixed: not covered: sore: unfinished: bleak. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. Not cooked; not mixed; crude; sore; chilly. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  33. Chafed; abraded. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. Bleak; chilling. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  35. Crude; fresh; inexperienced. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  36. Not roasted, boiled, or cooked; not covered with skin; sore; unripe; inexperienced; not spun or twisted; not tanned; not diluted; cold and damp. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  37. Not roasted, boiled, or cooked; not altered from its natural state; not manufactured; bare, as flesh; immature; inexperienced; bleak; chilly; cold, with damp. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for raw

  1. He experienced a chill that was not due to the raw west wind. – From the Housetops by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. It is very raw and wet down here. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon
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