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Meaning of “a raw deal” in the English Dictionary

"a raw deal" in British English

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a raw deal

bad or ​unfairtreatment: He said that many ​children in the city's ​schools were getting/being given a raw ​deal by being ​taught in ​classes that were too ​large.
(Definition of a raw deal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"a raw deal" in American English

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a raw deal

unfairtreatment or ​arrangements: He ​felt he had ​gotten a raw ​deal but didn’t ​complain.
(Definition of a raw deal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a raw deal”
in Chinese (Simplified) 虐待, 不公正的待遇…
in Chinese (Traditional) 虐待, 不公正的待遇…
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