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raw

adjective
phrases
1 adjective (of food) uncooked; unprocessedamh adj1 2 adjective (of data etc) not analysedamh adj1raw data amhshonraí, sonraí loma
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3 adjective (of skin, etc) sore from rubbing or colddearg adj1  c m uscólta  c m uoigheartha adj3  c m ua raw wound cneá dhearg to be rubbed raw bheith scólta, bheith beodhearg 4 adjective (of weather) bitterly coldglas adj1  c m ugoimhiúil adj2 5 adjective (of person) extremely sensitivegoilliúnach adj1  c m uíogair adj1  c m usoghonta adj3  c m ushe was still very raw years after his death bhí sí fós an-ghoilliúnach blianta i ndiaidh a bháis 6 adjective inexperiencedglas adj1  c m uneamhoilte adj3  c m uaineolach adj1I was only a raw recruit ní raibh ionamsa ach earcach glas 7 adjective (of portrayal, report etc) showing unpleasant detailslom adj1  c m uréadúil adj2  c m uthe book gives a raw portrayal of city life tugtar léargas lom sa leabhar ar shaol na cathrach 8 adjective exhibiting natural energy or talentnádúrtha adj3  c m ushe has a raw energy about her tá fuinneamh nádúrtha ag baint léi 9 adjective informal vulgar, crudenádúrtha adj3  c m ugarbh adj1  c m uthere's raw violence in the film léirítear an foréigean go han-lom sa scannán, ní chuirtear fiacail san fhoréigean sa scannán
phrases

in the raw

1 sin most natural, basic formgo bunúsachgo nádúrtha 2 usually pejorative with all unpleasant aspects on showgo lomgan mhaisiú 3 informal nakedlomnochtnochti do chraiceann dearg

a raw deal

drochmhargadh

a raw nerve

you've hit a raw nerve there tá ábhar goilliúnach aimsithe ansin agat, tá do mhéar curtha ar bhall íogair ansin agat

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