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Synonyms for crude
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. petroleum, crude oil, crude, rock oil, fossil oil, oil(adj)

    a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons

    Synonyms:
    petroleum, rock oil, crude oil, oil color, oil, vegetable oil, fossil oil, oil colour

    Antonyms:
    skilled, late, conditional, decent, later(a), analyzed

  2. crude, rough(adj)

    not carefully or expertly made

    "managed to make a crude splint"; "a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them"; "rough carpentry"

    Synonyms:
    bumpy, rough, raspy, primitive, pugnacious, unrefined, rude, crude(a), gravelly, rocky, vulgar, jolting, jolty, gross, boisterous, fierce, raw, harsh, stark(a), unsmooth, scratchy, earthy, unprocessed, blunt, grating, approximate, jumpy, approximative, uncut, rasping

    Antonyms:
    analyzed, later(a), conditional, skilled, decent, late

  3. crude, earthy, gross, vulgar(adj)

    conspicuously and tastelessly indecent

    "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"

    Synonyms:
    rough, plebeian, gross, rank, coarse, perfect(a), consummate(a), unadulterated, raw, primitive, common, flagrant, arrant(a), porcine, crying(a), unwashed, staring(a), sodding(a), megascopic, unrefined, rough-cut, glaring, crude(a), rude, complete(a), gross(a), egregious, double-dyed(a), stark(a), vernacular, pure(a), unprocessed, uncouth, blunt, everlasting(a), down-to-earth, earthy, thoroughgoing(a), vulgar, utter(a)

    Antonyms:
    late, conditional, analyzed, skilled, decent, later(a)

  4. unrefined, unprocessed, crude(adj)

    not refined or processed

    "unrefined ore"; "crude oil"

    Synonyms:
    blunt, vulgar, raw, earthy, stark(a), primitive, rude, crude(a), rough, unprocessed, unrefined, gross

    Antonyms:
    conditional, late, skilled, later(a), analyzed, decent

  5. crude, primitive, rude(adj)

    belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness

    "the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"; "primitive movies of the 1890s"; "primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains"

    Synonyms:
    bad-mannered, ill-bred, rough, yokelish, primitive, unrefined, rude, crude(a), underbred, rude(a), vulgar, bounderish, archaic, gross, raw, lowbred, naive, stark(a), earthy, unprocessed, blunt, ill-mannered, unmannered, raw(a), unmannerly, natural, uncivil

    Antonyms:
    conditional, late, later(a), analyzed, skilled, decent

  6. blunt, crude(a), stark(a)(adj)

    devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment

    "the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"

    Antonyms:
    analyzed, later(a), skilled, late, decent, conditional

  7. crude, raw(adj)

    not processed or subjected to analysis

    "raw data"; "the raw cost of production"; "only the crude vital statistics"

    Synonyms:
    rough, naked as a jaybird, primitive, in the buff, unrefined, sensitive, rude, crude(a), naked, new, vulgar, bare-assed, rude(a), gross, peeled, bare-ass, raw, in the altogether, stark(a), cutting, tender, stark naked, earthy, unprocessed, natural, raw(a), sore, in the raw, bleak, blunt, unsanded

    Antonyms:
    decent, late, later(a), conditional, analyzed, skilled

Wiktionary

  1. crude(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    rudimentary, undisguised, immature, earthy, unrefined, unadorned, vulgar, stark, coarse, rude, raw, gross, unripe, uncultivated, rough, blunt, plain, obvious, primitive, unprocessed

  2. crude(adjective)

    Being in a natural state.

    crude oil

    Synonyms:
    raw, unripe, rudimentary, uncultivated, immature, unprocessed, primitive, unadorned, blunt, coarse, gross, unrefined, rude, obvious, vulgar, stark, plain, earthy, undisguised, rough

    Antonyms:
    processed, refined

  3. crude(adjective)

    Characterized by simplicity, especially something not carefully or expertly made.

    a crude shelter

    Synonyms:
    undisguised, gross, raw, obvious, unrefined, rough, earthy, unripe, vulgar, stark, blunt, primitive, coarse, plain, rudimentary, unadorned, unprocessed, uncultivated, immature, rude

  4. crude(adjective)

    Lacking concealing elements.

    a crude truth

    Synonyms:
    unprocessed, blunt, primitive, unadorned, rude, raw, vulgar, obvious, rough, unrefined, rudimentary, earthy, undisguised, uncultivated, stark, plain, gross, unripe, immature, coarse

  5. crude(adjective)

    Lacking tact or taste.

    a crude remark

    Synonyms:
    unrefined, rough, stark, immature, raw, coarse, uncultivated, undisguised, rude, unadorned, vulgar, unripe, rudimentary, unprocessed, primitive, blunt, obvious, gross, earthy, plain

  6. crude(adjective)

    Being in an unanalyzed form.

    crude data

    Synonyms:
    unripe, coarse, gross, raw, unprocessed, rudimentary, immature, obvious, unrefined, blunt, rough, unadorned, uncultivated, undisguised, earthy, rude, primitive, vulgar, plain, stark

  7. crude(adjective)

    Immature or unripe.

    Synonyms:
    raw, uncultivated, plain, immature, earthy, rough, unprocessed, coarse, obvious, vulgar, blunt, unrefined, unadorned, gross, rude, unripe, rudimentary, undisguised, primitive, stark

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. crude(a.)

    Synonyms:
    raw, uncooked, undressed, in a raw state

  2. crude(a.)

    Synonyms:
    immature, unripe, harsh

  3. crude(a.)

    Synonyms:
    coarse, unrefined

  4. crude(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unpremeditated, indigested

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. crude(a)

    Synonyms:
    undeveloped, inelaborate, uncouth, inartistic, unfinished

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "crude":

    raw, gross, rough, oil, rudimentary, ore, coarse, unbleached, brute, rude, vulgar

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How to use crude in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Purba:

    Pertamina intends to maximise domestic crude processing to reduce dependence on the market.

  2. Valero Energy:

    Once Line 9B is operational, the refinery will replace more-expensive crude with less-expensive crude.

  3. Zhou Hao:

    The electricity production remained sluggish and the crude steel output continued the weak trend in January, reflecting an ongoing deleveraging process in the industrial sectors, in the meantime, China has started an aggressive capacity reduction in many sectors, which could add downward pressure on the bulk commodity prices over time.

  4. Jorge Pinon:

    Cuba has been able to produce a surplus of gasoline and jet fuel, which it can export to the international market to generate hard currency, it would not have that luxury once it has to pay hard cash for the crude oil.

  5. Jasper Lawler:

    Brent crude above $35 per barrel and copper above $2 per pound should be enough to fend off commodity sector bears into the year end.

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Translations for crude

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  • прост, суров, необработен, незрял, груб, неузрялBulgarian
  • groller, cruCatalan, Valencian
  • nedozrálý, jasný, zřejmý, evidentní, nezralý, neomalený, syrový, prostý, surovýCzech
  • grob, unfertig, rohGerman
  • ακατέργαστος, άξεστος, αργός, αδρός, χονδροειδής, ανεπεξέργαστοςGreek
  • krudaEsperanto
  • خامPersian
  • yksinkertainen, karkeaFinnish
  • cru, vulgaireFrench
  • גולמי, גולמיתHebrew
  • nyers, faragatlan, éretlen, kezdetleges, durva, finomítatlanHungarian
  • semplice, volgare, ovvio, acerbo, grezzo, crudo, raffazzonato, rustico, greggioItalian
  • rudimentair, ongeraffineerd, ruw, primitief, onafgewerkt, onbewerkt, naakt, vulgair, grof, smakeloosDutch
  • surowy, nieoczyszczony, prymitywnyPolish
  • cruPortuguese
  • необработанный, грубый, сыройRussian
  • obearbetad, plump, oförblommerad, enkel, rå, oborstad, grov, ohöljd, råämneSwedish
  • ముడి, నాటు, ముతకTelugu
  • خامہUrdu

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