Synonyms for Raw:


all (adjective)
cold (adjective)
cold, biting, windy.
exposed, tender, referring to skin (adjective)
unclothed, uncovered, cut, wounded.
green (adjective)
harsh, unpleasant, referring to weather (adjective)
bleak, biting, windy, chilly, cold.
inelegant (adjective)
coarse, brutish, tasteless, graceless, boorish, uncivil, inelegant, undignified, vulgar, tactless, earthy, unrefined, barbarous, awkward, gawky, gross, unpolished, tawdry, clumsy, crude, rude.
inexperienced (adjective)
unseasoned, untried, inexperienced, unpracticed, unskilled, unversed, untrained.
low (adjective)
not cooked, prepared (adjective)
rough, unstained, coarse, unrefined, crude, green, rude, native, hard, fibrous, immature, underdone, unprepared, basic, uncooked.
rough (adjective)
severe (adjective)
keen, acute, grim, draconian, stark, cool, censorious, puritanical, hidebound, oppressive, strict, unbending, chilly, icy, relentless, brisk, crisp, disciplined, prudish, rigorous, basic, sharp, intolerant, correct, abrupt, tart, stern, acerbic, spare, strait-laced, harsh, cutting, meticulous, uncompromising, frosty, demanding, astringent, blunt, dour, imperial, stiff-necked, intense, brusque, rigid, obstinate, austere, spartan, acrimonious, short, critical, bleak, obdurate, stringent, fundamental, lean, severe, inflexible, gruff, caustic, exacting, precise, curt, ascetic, piquant, authoritarian, dry.
uncooked (adjective)
untrained (adjective)
vulgar (adjective)
depraved, gaudy, animal, offensive, salty, glaring, earthy, ignominious, graceless, outlandish, indelicate, coarse, philistine, brutish, tasteless, chintzy, ill-bred, barbaric, common, rank, obscene, cheap, repulsive, colloquial, barnyard, unpolished, undignified, base, ignoble, unseemly, rough, inelegant, unbecoming, brazen, in bad taste, cockney, profane, rude, shameless, idiomatic, tactless, degraded, garish, broad, sleazy, clumsy, vulgar, coarse-grained, homespun, crude, tawdry, sordid, unrefined, low, gross, revolting, crass, boorish, scandalous.
vulgar, nasty (adjective)
obscene, low, crass, inelegant, gross, rank.


fibrous, information, hard, baked, word, data, uncooked, detail, underdone, fact, datum, news, findings, rare, report, A to Z, unprepared. bad, agonizing, chronic, chapped, crippling, ingestion, agonising, angry, achy. elemental, green, unseasoned, inexperienced, ability, inexpert, uninitiated, untried, rudimentary, essential, unversed, intrinsic, inherent, uninitiate, core, unpracticed. colorfast, diaphanous, Breathable, distressed, cellular, filmy, brushed, creased. chewy, crispy, buttery, calorific, chilled, caramelized, cream. threatening, sultry, fierce, muggy, humid, unseasonable. nude (noun)
untrained (noun)
immature, inexperienced.

Other synonyms:

sultry, intrinsic, unseasonable, uninitiate, unseasoned, windy, inherent, muggy, humid. uninitiated, unpracticed, threatening, unversed. inexpert, essential, untried. core, fierce. hard. native. inexperienced
green, inexperienced.

Usage examples for raw

  1. Yes sir; but it's a little raw to- day. – Harlequin and Columbine by Booth Tarkington
  2. Raw flesh has but one inconvenience. – The Physiology of Taste by Brillat Savarin
  3. But this running off steers is getting too raw – Laramie Holds the Range by Frank H. Spearman