crude

Noun
  1. A dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons (synset 115005138)
Adjective
  1. Not carefully or expertly made (synset 302237329)
    "managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them"; "rough carpentry"
  2. Conspicuously and tastelessly indecent (synset 300686808)
    "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"
  3. Not refined or processed (synset 301960289)
    "unrefined ore"; "crude oil"
  4. Belonging to an early stage of technical development;
    Characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness (synset 300821744)
    "the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"; "primitive movies of the 1890s"; "primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains"
  5. Devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment (synset 300559107)
    "the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"
  6. Not processed or subjected to analysis (synset 300418723)
    "raw data"; "the raw cost of production"; "only the crude vital statistics"

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