Adjective "raw umber" definition and examples


adjective, rawer, rawest.

1. uncooked, as articles of food: a raw carrot.

2. not having undergone processes of preparing, dressing, finishing, refining, or manufacture: raw cotton.

3. unnaturally or painfully exposed, as flesh, by removal of the skin or natural integument.

4. painfully open, as a sore or wound.

5. crude in quality or character; not tempered or refined by art or taste: raw humor.

6. ignorant, inexperienced, or untrained: a raw recruit.

7. brutally or grossly fr