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rawness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of rawness

  1. 1 an uncomfortable degree of coolness lit a fire in the hearth to combat the rawness of that blustery March morning Synonyms of rawness bite, bitterness, bleakness, chilliness, nip, nippiness, chill, sharpnessWords Related to rawness briskness, crispness; coldness, frigidity, frigidness, frostiness, gelidity, iciness, wintriness; cold, freeze, snapNear Antonyms of rawness balminess, warmness, warmth; heat, hotness, sultriness

  2. 2 the quality or state of lacking refinement or good taste to many teens the music's rawness is part of its appeal Synonyms of rawness coarseness, commonness, crassness, crudeness, crudity, grossness, indelicacy, indelicateness, lowness, raffishness, vulgarity, roughness, rudeness, tastelessnessWords Related to rawness boorishness, brutishness, churlishness, clownishness, loutishness, rowdiness, rusticity, uncouthness; artlessness, gracelessness, inelegance, unsophistication; insensitiveness, insensitivity, thoughtlessness; kitsch, tackinessNear Antonyms of rawness courtliness, urbanity; elegance, grace, graciousness; consideration, sensitivity, thoughtfulnessAntonyms of rawness cultivation, genteelness, gentility, polish, refinement, tastefulness


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