Meaning of “raw” - Learner’s Dictionary

raw

adjective uk us /rɔː/
FOOD

B1 not cooked:

NATURAL

B2 in the natural state:

raw sugar
INJURY

If a part of the body is raw, the skin has come off and it is red and painful.

rawness noun [ U ]
→ See also hit/touch a (raw) nerve

(Definition of “raw” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)