noun see crude I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Crudeness — Crude ness, n. A crude, undigested, or unprepared state; rawness; unripeness; immatureness; unfitness for a destined use or purpose; as, the crudeness of iron ore; crudeness of theories or plans. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crudeness — noun 1. a wild or unrefined state • Syn: ↑crudity, ↑primitiveness, ↑primitivism, ↑rudeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑rude (for: ↑rudeness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • crudeness — crude ► ADJECTIVE 1) in a natural or raw state; not yet processed or refined. 2) (of an estimate or guess) likely to be only approximately accurate. 3) rudimentary or makeshift. 4) offensively coarse or rude. ► NOUN ▪ natural mineral oil.… …   English terms dictionary

  • crudeness — See crudely. * * * …   Universalium

  • crudeness — noun a) The state of being crude We will never eliminate the crudenesses, the anti intellectual rules, the mucker pose in higher education, until we give the universities back to faculty and students. b) A crude act or characteristic. Syn:… …   Wiktionary

  • crudeness — crude·ness || kruːdnɪs n. unfinished state, unrefined state; roughness; rudeness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crudeness — n. Rawness, crudity, coarseness, immaturity, awkwardness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • crudeness — crude·ness …   English syllables

  • crudity — noun 1. a wild or unrefined state (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑crudeness, ↑primitiveness, ↑primitivism, ↑rudeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑rude (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Daisy Tourné — (born 1951) is a Uruguayan politician.[1] Contents 1 Background 1.1 Frente Amplio associations 1.2 Family links …   Wikipedia

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