crude definition

  • adjective:
    • becoming in an unrefined or all-natural state; natural.
    • Lacking tact or style; blunt or unpleasant: a crude, mannerless oaf; a crude remark.
    • Characterized by uncultured efficiency; without elegance or subtlety: had only a crude thought of exactly how a computer works.
    • Not carefully or skillfully made; harsh: an instant, crude sketch.
    • Undisguised or unadorned; ordinary: must deal with the crude truth.
    • Statistics In an unanalyzed kind; maybe not modified to accommodate related conditions or data.
    • Archaic Unripe or immature.
    • becoming in an all-natural condition.
    • described as simpleness, specially one thing perhaps not carefully or expertly made.
    • Lacking hiding elements.
    • Lacking tact or taste.
    • becoming in an unanalyzed kind.
    • Immature or unripe.
    • In its normal state; maybe not cooked or prepared by fire or temperature; undressed; maybe not changed, refined, or prepared for usage by any synthetic process; natural.
    • Unripe; not mature or perfect; immature.
    • perhaps not decreased to order or form; incomplete; maybe not arranged or ready; ill-considered; immature.
    • Undigested; unconcocted; perhaps not brought into an application to provide nourishment.
    • Having, or displaying, trivial and undigested knowledge; without culture or profundity.
    • Harsh and offensive, as a color; tawdry or in bad style, as a mix of colors, or any design or thing of beauty.
    • perhaps not carefully or skillfully made
    • belonging to an early on stage of technical development; characterized by user friendliness and (frequently) crudeness
    • conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
    • not processed or prepared
    • lacking any qualifications or disguise or adornment
    • not processed or subjected to evaluation
  • noun:
    • A substance, specifically petroleum, in its unrefined condition.
    • Any material with its natural state.
    • Crude oil.
    • a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
  • others:
    • becoming in a raw or unprepared state; perhaps not fitted to be used by cooking, make, or perhaps the like; maybe not altered, processed, or made by any artificial procedure; not wrought: as, crude vegetables; the crude products of earth; crude sodium; crude ore.
    • Therefore 3. Unrefined; unpolished; coarse; rough; gross: as, crude ways or message; a crude feast.
    • Not worked in to the appropriate type; lacking finish, polish, appropriate arrangement, or completeness; hence, exhibiting insufficient understanding or skill; imperfect: said of things: because, a crude painting; a crude principle; a crude attempt.
    • Characterized by insufficient adequate knowledge or skill; not able to create something finished, refined, or total: said of people.
    • Synonyms Raw. Crude. See raw.

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