Definition of Crude in English :
Define Crude in English
Crude meaning in English
Meaning of Crude in English
Pronunciation of Crude in English
Crude pronunciation in English
Pronounce Crude in Englishsee synonyms of crude
a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
2. crude, rough
not carefully or expertly made
Example Sentences:'managed to make a crude splint''a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them''rough carpentry'
conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
Example Sentences:'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'
not refined or processed
Example Sentences:'unrefined ore''crude oil'
belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness
Example Sentences:'the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man''primitive movies of the 1890s''primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains'
devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment
Example Sentences:'the blunt truth''the crude facts''facing the stark reality of the deadline'
7. crude, raw
not processed or subjected to analysis
Example Sentences:'raw data''the raw cost of production''only the crude vital statistics'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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