adjective, raw·er, raw·est.
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Idioms for raw
- in the natural, uncultivated, or unrefined state: nature in the raw.
- Informal. in the nude; naked: sunbathing in the raw.
Origin of raw
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Example sentences from the Web for raw
Rather, they house enough of the raw ingredients to create water when heated.Earth’s building blocks may have had far more water than previously thought|Christopher Crockett|August 27, 2020|Science News
Some of the elements on a printed circuit board, essentially the brain of a computer, are raw materials whose supply is at risk.We’re Using Microbes to Clean Up Toxic Electronic Waste. Here’s How|Sebastien Farnaud|August 20, 2020|Singularity Hub
It was less a joke than a vote of confidence that in an age of extreme building — the Eiffel Tower, the Brooklyn Bridge and more — anything was possible if you just had enough raw material and the chutzpah to defy known limitations.The Story Behind the Eiffel Tower’s Forgotten Competitors|Fiona Zublin|August 10, 2020|Ozy
It’s the same reaction that powers all stars, and trying to corral that kind of raw power and turn it into something we can use effectively is a challenge scientists have been struggling with for decades.Construction of the World’s Biggest Nuclear Fusion Plant Just Started in France|Edd Gent|August 3, 2020|Singularity Hub
This why testimonial link building is seen as a great way to harness this raw strength of positive experiences by customers.Testimonial link building: Using real experiences for success|Rameez Ghayas Usmani|July 15, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Raw eel seemed to be popular during and after the Middle Ages.
The script would be used as more than just raw material, but would need to be fudged.Michael C. Hall on Going Drag for ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ and Exorcising ‘Dexter’|Marlow Stern|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The raw materials— tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold—were dubbed “conflict minerals.”Aaron Rodgers Takes Aim at Congo’s ‘Blood Minerals’ War|John Prendergast|December 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But there was a lot of raw violence in the humor of the time.
But the raw believability of, say, Magnum photography has been done for.
It makes out of the savage raw material which is our basal mental stuff, a citizen.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
It had come on to rain, and the raw dampness mingled itself with the dusky uproar of the Strand.Confidence|Henry James
The evening was cold and raw and so dark that it was almost impossible to distinguish people on the badly lighted little platform.Uncanny Tales|Various
This problem was solved by a native coming along driving a raw-boned horse before a rickety wagon.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The comparison of the cost of production, therefore, with the value of the raw material, shows a very large margin of profit.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
British Dictionary definitions for raw
- informal without clothes; naked
- in a natural or unmodified statelife in the raw
Derived forms of rawrawish, adjectiverawly, adverbrawness, noun
Word Origin for raw
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Idioms and Phrases with raw
In addition to the idiom beginning with raw
- raw deal
- in the altogether (raw)