15 Definitions of Raw

The meaning of the word raw, the definition of Raw:

n. - A raw, sore, or galled place; a sensitive spot; as, to touch one on the 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.

superl. - Hence: Unprepared for use or enjoyment; immature; unripe; unseasoned; inexperienced; unpracticed; untried; as, raw soldiers; a raw recruit.

superl. - Not worked in due form; in the natural state; untouched by art; unwrought.

superl. - Not distilled; as, raw water

superl. - Not spun or twisted; as, raw silk or cotton

superl. - Not mixed or diluted; as, raw spirits

superl. - Not tried; not melted and strained; as, raw tallow

superl. - Not tanned; as, raw hides

superl. - Not trimmed, covered, or folded under; as, the raw edge of a piece of metal or of cloth.

superl. - Not covered; bare.

superl. - Bald.

superl. - Deprived of skin; galled; as, a raw sore.

superl. - Sore, as if by being galled.

superl. - Disagreeably damp or cold; chilly; bleak; as, a raw wind.

The word "raw" uses 3 letters: A R W

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after raw, or to raw in any order:

b - braw   c - craw   d - draw ward   e - ware wear   i - wair   k - wark   m - warm   n - warn   p - warp wrap   s - raws wars   t - wart   u - waur   y - awry wary  

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ar aw

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