Pronunciation: rạ
a.1.Not altered from its natural state; not prepared by the action of heat; as, raw sienna;
2.Hence: Unprepared for use or enjoyment; immature; unripe; unseasoned; inexperienced; unpracticed; untried; as, raw soldiers; a raw recruit.
3.Not worked in due form; in the natural state; untouched by art; unwrought.
4.Not covered; bare.
5.Disagreeably damp or cold; chilly; bleak; as, a raw wind.
Raw material
material that has not been subjected to a (specified) process of manufacture; as, ore is the raw material used in smelting; leather is the raw material of the shoe industry.
Raw pig
cast iron as it comes from the smelting furnace.
n.1.A raw, sore, or galled place; a sensitive spot; as, to touch one on the raw.
Noun1.Rawraw - informal terms for nakedness; "in the raw"; "in the altogether"; "in his birthday suit"
Adj.1.raw - (used especially of commodities) in the natural unprocessed condition; "natural yogurt"; "natural produce"; "raw wool"; "raw sugar"; "bales of rude cotton"
Synonyms: rude, natural
2.raw - having the surface exposed and painful; "a raw wound"
3.raw - not treated with heat to prepare it for eating
cooked - having been prepared for eating by the application of heat
4.raw - not processed or refined; "raw sewage"
5.raw - devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure; "naked ambition"; "raw fury"; "you may kill someone someday with your raw power"
Synonyms: naked
6.raw - brutally unfair or harsh; "received raw treatment from his friends"; "a raw deal"
7.raw - not processed or subjected to analysis; "raw data"; "the raw cost of production"; "only the crude vital statistics"
Synonyms: crude
8.raw - untempered and unrefined; "raw talent"; "raw beauty"
9.raw - unpleasantly cold and damp; "bleak winds of the North Atlantic"
Synonyms: cutting, bleak
10.raw - inflamed and painful; "his throat was raw"; "had a sore throat"
Synonyms: sore
11.raw - used of wood and furniture; "raw wood"
Synonyms: unsanded
12.raw - 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"
13.raw - (used informally) completely unclothed
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Ravi Shankar
raving mad
Ravishment of ward
-- Raw --
raw beauty
raw data
raw deal
raw material
raw meat
raw milk
raw mode
Raw pig
raw recruit
raw sienna
Raw silk
raw talent
raw throat
raw umber
raw vegetable
raw weather
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