RAW DEFINITION & SYNONYMS

• Raw

  1. (superl.) Not covered; bare.
  2. (n.) A raw, sore, or galled place; a sensitive spot; as, to touch one on the raw.
  3. (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.
  4. (superl.) Bald.
  5. (superl.) Not mixed or diluted; as, raw spirits
  6. (superl.) Hence: Unprepared for use or enjoyment; immature; unripe; unseasoned; inexperienced; unpracticed; untried; as, raw soldiers; a raw recruit.
  7. (superl.) Not worked in due form; in the natural state; untouched by art; unwrought.
  8. (superl.) Not trimmed, covered, or folded under; as, the raw edge of a piece of metal or of cloth.
  9. (superl.) Sore, as if by being galled.
  10. (superl.) Not spun or twisted; as, raw silk or cotton
  11. (superl.) Disagreeably damp or cold; chilly; bleak; as, a raw wind.
  12. (superl.) Not tried; not melted and strained; as, raw tallow
  13. (superl.) Not tanned; as, raw hides
  14. (superl.) Deprived of skin; galled; as, a raw sore.
  15. (superl.) Not distilled; as, raw water


Synonyms:
Altogether, Bleak, Crude, Cutting, Naked, Natural, New, Peeled, Rude, Sore,

• Rawbone

  1. (a.) Rawboned.


• Rawish

  1. (a.) Somewhat raw.