Synonyms of crude in English:

crude


See definition of crude

adjective

1‘they convert crude oil into petroleum’

SYNONYMS

unrefined, unpurified, unprocessed, untreated

unmilled, unworked, unpolished, coarse, unprepared

raw, natural, plain

ANTONYMS

refined

2‘Prussian infantrymen lined the crude barricade’

SYNONYMS

primitive, simple, basic, rudimentary, rough, rough and ready, rough-hewn, make-do, makeshift, improvised, cobbled together, thrown together, homespun, unfinished, unpolished, unformed, undeveloped

dated rude

ANTONYMS

sophisticated

3‘he was reprimanded for making crude jokes’

SYNONYMS

vulgar, rude, risqué, suggestive, racy, earthy, off colour, colourful, indecent, bawdy, obscene, offensive, lewd, salacious, licentious, ribald, Rabelaisian, boorish, coarse, uncouth, indelicate, crass, tasteless, sordid, smutty, dirty, filthy, pornographic, X-rated, scatological

profane, foul, foul-mouthed, blasphemous, abusive, scurrilous

informal naughty, blue, raunchy, sleazy, porno, porn, steamy, spicy, locker-room

British informal fruity, saucy, near the knuckle, close to the bone

North American informal gamy

euphemistic adult

ANTONYMS

decent, inoffensive