rawness

Definitions of rawness
  1. noun
    a chilly dampness
    “the rawness of the midnight air”
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    type of:
    damp, dampness, moistness
    a slight wetness
  2. noun
    the state of being crude and incomplete and imperfect
    “the rawness of his diary made it unpublishable”
    synonyms: incompleteness
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    Antonyms:
    completeness
    the state of being complete and entire; having everything that is needed
    types:
    partialness
    the state of being only a part; not total; incomplete
    sketchiness
    incompleteness of details
    type of:
    integrity, unity, wholeness
    an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting
  3. noun
    lack of experience and the knowledge and understanding derived from experience
    “their poor behavior was due to the rawness of the troops”
    synonyms: inexperience
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    Antonyms:
    experience
    the accumulation of knowledge or skill that results from direct participation in events or activities
    type of:
    ignorance
    the lack of knowledge or education
  4. noun
    a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched)
    “after taking a cold, rawness of the larynx and trachea come on”
    synonyms: soreness, tenderness
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    chafing
    soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
    rebound tenderness
    pain felt when a hand pressing on the abdomen is suddenly released; a symptom of peritoneal inflammation
    chafe
    soreness and warmth caused by friction
    intertrigo
    chafing between two skin surfaces that are in contact (as in the armpit or under the breasts or between the thighs)
    type of:
    hurting, pain
    a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
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