adjective; other word formation type polysemy
Cool, awesome, or amazing. It describes something that elicits a positive response from someone.
one person: “Did you see LeBron James’s dunk?” Other person: “Yes! It was so raw!”
Etymology : polysemy with raw (adj.) from Old English hreaw "uncooked, raw," from Proto-Germanic *khrawaz from PIE root *kreue- "raw flesh" [etymonline]
Source : living room in Lubbock, TX in 2010
Last modified: 25 November 2013