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Russian translation of “raw”


adjective     /rɔː/
FOOD B1 not cooked
сырой (о еде)
raw meat / vegetables Various qualities of food
NATURAL B2 in the natural state
сырой, необработанный
raw materials raw sugar Natural and artificial
INJURY If a part of the body is raw, the skin has come off and it is red and painful .
Pain and painful
rawness noun [U]
необработанность, ссадина
→ See also hit/touch a (raw) nerve
(Definition of raw adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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