English version

raw deal

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishraw dealraw dealUNFAIRunfair treatment Customers are getting a raw deal and are rightly angry. raw
Examples from the Corpus
raw dealHe'd had a bit of a raw deal.I just thought Blagg was getting a raw deal.Still, aren't women getting a raw deal?These kids think they got a raw deal.Which shows that it is worth complaining instead of just accepting a raw deal.We must recognise that they are getting a raw deal and are being victimised by the Government.Rape on Screen Women tend to get a raw deal from the movies.Comedy got a raw deal, though Stilgoe and Skellen had a neat song about Alan Titchmarsh.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.
Word of the day atypical not typical or usual