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"
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
Origin: [L. crudus raw; akin to cruor blood (which flows from a wound). See Raw, and cf. Cruel.]
Crude is the first studio album from Shetland based band Bongshang.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
krōōd, adj. raw, unprepared: not reduced to order or form: unfinished: undigested: immature.—adv. Crude′ly.—ns. Crude′ness; Crud′ity, rawness: unripeness: that which is crude.—adj. Crud′y (Shak.), crude, raw. [L. crudus, raw.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'crude' in Adjectives Frequency: #786
The numerical value of crude in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of crude in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of crude in a Sentence
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for crude
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- прост, суров, необработен, незрял, груб, неузрялBulgarian
- groller, cruCatalan, Valencian
- nedozrálý, jasný, zřejmý, evidentní, nezralý, neomalený, syrový, prostý, surovýCzech
- grob, unfertig, rohGerman
- ακατέργαστος, άξεστος, αργός, αδρός, χονδροειδής, ανεπεξέργαστοςGreek
- yksinkertainen, karkeaFinnish
- cru, vulgaireFrench
- גולמי, גולמיתHebrew
- nyers, faragatlan, éretlen, kezdetleges, durva, finomítatlanHungarian
- semplice, volgare, ovvio, acerbo, grezzo, crudo, raffazzonato, rustico, greggioItalian
- rudimentair, ongeraffineerd, ruw, primitief, onafgewerkt, onbewerkt, naakt, vulgair, grof, smakeloosDutch
- surowy, nieoczyszczony, prymitywnyPolish
- необработанный, грубый, сыройRussian
- obearbetad, plump, oförblommerad, enkel, rå, oborstad, grov, ohöljd, råämneSwedish
- ముడి, నాటు, ముతకTelugu
Get even more translations for crude »
Find a translation for the crude definition in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Український (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)