1 raw /ˈrɑː/ adjective
rawer; rawest
1 raw
rawer; rawest
Learner's definition of RAW
: not cooked
: in a natural state : not treated or prepared
see also raw material
: not yet organized or changed in any way
: very sore : damaged and painful from harsh conditions, rubbing, etc.
sometimes used figuratively
: powerful and not controlled
: having no experience or training

— rawness

noun [noncount]
2 raw /ˈrɑː/ noun
2 raw
Learner's definition of RAW

in the raw

: in a natural or unfinished state
: not wearing clothes : naked