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Definitions of raw:
  • noun:   informal terms for nakedness
    Example: "In the raw"
  • adjective:   having the surface exposed and painful
    Example: "A raw wound"
  • adjective:   untempered and unrefined
    Example: "Raw talent"
  • adjective:   not processed or refined
    Example: "Raw sewage"
  • adjective:   not treated with heat to prepare it for eating
  • adjective:   lacking training or experience
    Example: "Raw recruits"
  • adjective:   brutally unfair or harsh
    Example: "Received raw treatment from his friends"
  • adjective:   inflamed and painful
    Example: "His throat was raw"
  • adjective:   devoid of elaboration or diminution or concealment; bare and pure
    Example: "Raw fury"
  • adjective:   not processed or subjected to analysis
    Example: "Raw data"
  • adjective:   unpleasantly cold and damp
  • adjective:   (used informally) completely unclothed
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #60907)

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