What does the word raw mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Rawly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Rawness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Chafed; abraded.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Bleak; chilling.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Crude; fresh; inexperienced.

Usage examples for raw

  1. Small doses of raw linseed oil may be given if necessary. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. House her well, and give her the most generous of diet- raw meat, eggs, etc, and a little port wine daily, or even a small quantity of brandy. – The Domestic Cat by Gordon Stables
  3. We'll have to take it raw, and dog- fashion at that. – Into the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet