Raw

Adjective

  • Not treated or processed (of materials, products etc.); in a natural state, unrefined, unprocessed. [from 10th c.]

    "raw sewage"

  • Crude in quality; rough, uneven, unsophisticated. [from 16th c.]

    "a raw voice"

  • (obsolete) Not covered; bare; bald.
  • Not treated or processed (of materials, products etc.); in a natural state, unrefined, unprocessed. [from 10th c.]

    "raw cane sugar"

  • New or inexperienced. [from 16th c.]

    "a raw beginner"

  • Of weather: unpleasantly damp or cold.

    "a raw wind"

  • Of food: not cooked. [from 9th c.]
  • Having had the skin removed or abraded; chafed, tender; exposed, lacerated. [from 14th c.]

    "a raw wound"

  • Of data, statistics etc: uncorrected, without analysis. [from 20th c.]

Adverb

  • (slang) Without a condom.

    "We did it raw."

Noun

  • (anime fandom slang) A recording or rip of a show that has not been fansubbed.
  • (sugar refining, sugar trade) An unprocessed sugar; a batch of such.
  • (manga fandom slang) A scan that has not been cleaned (polished or purged of blemishes arising from the scanning process) and has not been scanlated.

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