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unrefined

(ˌʌnrɪˈfaɪnd)
adj
1. (of substances such as petroleum, ores, and sugar) not processed into a pure or usable form
2. coarse in manners or language
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unrefined - not refined or processedunrefined - not refined or processed; "unrefined ore"; "crude oil"
processed, refined - freed from impurities by processing; "refined sugar"; "refined oil"; "to gild refined gold"- Shakespeare
2.unrefined - (used of persons and their behavior) not refined; uncouth; "how can a refined girl be drawn to such an unrefined man?"
inelegant - lacking in refinement or grace or good taste
unfastidious - marked by an absence of due or proper care or attention to detail; not concerned with cleanliness; "unfastidious in her dress"
ungracious - lacking charm and good taste; "an ungracious industrial city"; "this curt summary is not meant to be ungracious"; "ungracious behavior"
unpolished - not carefully reworked or perfected or made smooth by polishing; "dull unpolished shoes"
refined - (used of persons and their behavior) cultivated and genteel; "she was delicate and refined and unused to hardship"; "refined people with refined taste"

unrefined

adjective
1. raw, crude, untreated, unfinished, unpolished, unpurified the price of unrefined oil as it comes out of the ground

unrefined

adjective
1. In a natural state and still not prepared for use:
Translations

unrefined

[ˈʌnrɪˈfaɪnd] ADJ
1. (= not processed) [oil, sugar etc] → crudo, sin refinar
2. (= coarse) [person, manners] → poco refinado

unrefined

[ˌʌnrɪˈfaɪnd] adj [sugar, carbohydrates] → non raffiné(e); [petroleum, oil] → brut(e), non raffiné(e); [sugar, flour] → non raffiné(e) unrefined oilunrefined oil nbrut m

unrefined

adj
petroleum, sugar, metalnicht raffiniert; foodnaturbelassen; cerealunbehandelt
personunkultiviert; mannersunfein

unrefined

[ˌʌnrɪˈfaɪnd] adj (petroleum) → greggio/a; (sugar) → non raffinato/a; (person, manners, coarse) → rozzo/a
References in classic literature ?
If the more refined art is the higher, and the more refined in every case is that which appeals to the better sort of audience, the art which imitates anything and everything is manifestly most unrefined.
And even though it may offend you, I feel bound to say that the majority also of English people are uncouth and unrefined, whereas we Russian folk can recognise beauty wherever we see it, and are always eager to cultivate the same.
Blunt, in an unrefined tone, that made me open my eyes, which were well opened before, still wider.
There is no need to call him a wicked young man, but obviously he is thoroughly unrefined.
This public exhibition of the tulip was an act of adoration rendered by an entire nation, unlettered and unrefined, to the refinement and culture of its illustrious and devout leaders, whose blood had stained the foul pavement of the Buytenhof, reserving the right at a future day to inscribe the names of its victims upon the highest stone of the Dutch Pantheon.
And hard upon that unrefined but wonder-working flow came a certain healing of spirit.
And all these scenes of violence came and went accompanied by the unrefined noise of deep vociferations proceeding from a man wounded in his paternal pride, declaring himself obviously accursed since one of his kids was a "slobbering idjut and the other a wicked she-devil.
FOR THE SPONGE: 125g diced stem ginger in syrup The juice of 1/2 a lemon 150g softened unsalted butter, plus a little extra to grease 150g unrefined light muscovado sugar Pinch of Maldon salt 2 free-range eggs, beaten 150g self-raising flour, sifted 2 tsp ground ginger Approx 250ml full-cream milk FOR THE CUSTARD: 400ml full-cream milk 200ml double cream 3 tablespoons unrefined golden caster sugar 6 large free-range egg yolks 1 vanilla pod 2 tablespoons whisky 1 tablespoon Stones' Ginger Wine EXTRAS: 900ml / 40oz pudding basin Greaseproof paper and foil Steamer pan METHOD: Butter the pudding basin generously and spoon the ginger and syrup into the bottom.
Here are some of my golden rules for eating to stay healthy: |Eat a variety of foods, mainly from plant sources |Try to eat at least five servings of vegetables and fruits a day |Make complex, unrefined, unprocessed carbohydrates the basis of your diet.
MINI CHOCOLATE COOKIES INGREDIENTS: 135g butter (unsalted) 85g unrefined light muscovado sugar 85g unrefined golden caster sugar 1 egg 1/2tsp vanilla extract 190g plain white flour pinch salt 1tsp bicarbonate of soda 120g dark chocolate chips METHOD: 1.
The anti-aging, all natural facial cleanser uses unrefined sugar to exfoliate, and a potent combination of peptides to cleanse, plump and firm all skin types.
As sales of coconut oil continue to climb, organic and Fair Trade brand, Lucy Bee is adding to its range of Unrefined Extra Virgin Fair Trade Organic Raw Coconut Oil with a new 1-litre jar available exclusively through Natural and Organic Wholesale Distributor, Tree of Life, the new larger format offers better value for consumers who regularly use this oil, complementing the bestselling 500ml jar and 300ml jar for smaller households or people trying coconut oil for the first time.