Meaning of RAW in English


superl not covered; bare.

2. raw ·superl not tanned; as, raw hides.

3. raw ·superl bald.

4. raw ·superl sore, as if by being galled.

5. raw ·superl not distilled; as, raw water.

6. raw ·superl not mixed or diluted; as, raw spirits.

7. raw ·superl deprived of skin; galled; as, a raw sore.

8. raw ·superl not spun or twisted; as, raw silk or cotton.

9. raw ·superl not tried; not melted and strained; as, raw tallow.

10. raw ·superl disagreeably damp or cold; chilly; bleak; as, a raw wind.

11. raw ·noun a raw, sore, or galled place; a sensitive spot; as, to touch one on the raw.

12. raw ·superl not worked in due form; in the natural state; untouched by art; unwrought.

13. raw ·superl not trimmed, covered, or folded under; as, the raw edge of a piece of metal or of cloth.

14. raw ·superl hence: unprepared for use or enjoyment; immature; unripe; unseasoned; inexperienced; unpracticed; untried; as, raw soldiers; a raw recruit.

15. raw ·superl not altered from its natural state; not prepared by the action of heat; as, raw sienna; specifically, not cooked; not changed by heat to a state suitable for eating; not done; as, raw meat.

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