English noun: rawness
|1.||rawness (state) a chilly dampness|
|Samples||The rawness of the midnight air.|
|Broader (hypernym)||damp, dampness, moistness|
|2.||rawness (state) the state of being crude and incomplete and imperfect|
|Samples||The study was criticized for incompleteness of data but it stimulated further research.|
The rawness of his diary made it unpublishable.
|Broader (hypernym)||integrity, unity, wholeness|
|Narrower (hyponym)||partialness, sketchiness|
|3.||rawness (state) a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched)|
|Samples||The best results are generally obtained by inserting the needle into the point of maximum tenderness.|
After taking a cold, rawness of the larynx and trachea come on.
|Broader (hypernym)||hurting, pain|
|Narrower (hyponym)||chafe, chafing, rebound tenderness|
|4.||rawness (cognition) lack of experience and the knowledge and understanding derived from experience|
|Samples||Procedural inexperience created difficulties.|
Their poor behavior was due to the rawness of the troops.