Definitions for crudekrud
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
crude*krud(adj.; n.)crud•er, crud•est
(adj.)in a raw or unrefined state:
rudimentary or undeveloped.
showing a lack of polish, completeness, or skill; rough:
a crude shelter.
lacking culture, refinement, etc.; vulgar:
Obs. unripe; not mature.
Ref: crude oil.
* Syn: See raw.
Origin of crude:
1350–1400; < L crūdus raw, bleeding, rough, akin to cruor blood from a wound; see raw
petroleum, crude oil, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oil(adj)
a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
not carefully or expertly made
"managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them"; "rough carpentry"
crude, earthy, gross, vulgar(adj)
conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
"coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"
unrefined, unprocessed, crude(adj)
not refined or processed
"unrefined ore"; "crude oil"
crude, primitive, rude(adj)
belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness
"the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"; "primitive movies of the 1890s"; "primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains"
blunt, crude(a), stark(a)(adj)
devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment
"the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"
not processed or subjected to analysis
"raw data"; "the raw cost of production"; "only the crude vital statistics"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
basic and showing little skill
(of language, behavior, or people) offensive; = vulgar
Any substance in its natural state.
Being in a natural state.
Characterized by simplicity, especially something not carefully or expertly made.
a crude shelter
Lacking concealing elements.
a crude truth
Lacking tact or taste.
a crude remark
Being in an unanalyzed form.
Immature or unripe.
Origin: From crude, from crudus, from krewa-. Cognate with hreaw. More at raw.
in its natural state; not cooked or prepared by fire or heat; undressed; not altered, refined, or prepared for use by any artificial process; raw; as, crude flesh
unripe; not mature or perfect; immature
not reduced to order or form; unfinished; not arranged or prepared; ill-considered; immature
undigested; unconcocted; not brought into a form to give nourishment
having, or displaying, superficial and undigested knowledge; without culture or profundity; as, a crude reasoner
harsh and offensive, as a color; tawdry or in bad taste, as a combination of colors, or any design or work of art
Crude is the first studio album from Shetland based band Bongshang.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'crude' in Adjectives Frequency: #786
Translations for crude
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
- cruPortuguese (BR)
- rå; rå-Danish
- خام؛ تصفیه نشدهFarsi
- nepročišćen, sirovCroatian
- óunninn, hrárIcelandic
- nerafinuotas, natūralusLithuanian
- jēls; neapstrādātsLatvian
- minyak mentahMalay
- grof, ruwDutch
- خام؛ تصفیه نشدهPersian
- خام ، نا تصفیه شویPashto
- необработанный; сыройRussian
- rå, obearbetadSwedish
- ดิบ; ที่ยังไม่ได้ผ่านกระบวนการใดThai
- 天然的，未加工的Chinese (Trad.)
- сирий, сировийUkrainian
- خام، كچاUrdu
- 天然的，未加工的Chinese (Simp.)
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