• Raging Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Rage
- () a. & n. from Rage, v. i.
• Rag Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To dance to ragtime music, esp. in some manner considered indecorous.
- (v. t.) To play or compose (a piece, melody, etc.) in syncopated time.
- (n.) A coarse kind of rock, somewhat cellular in texture.
- (n.) A ragged edge.
- (n.) A shabby, beggarly fellow; a ragamuffin.
- (n.) A sail, or any piece of canvas.
- (n.) A piece of cloth torn off; a tattered piece of cloth; a shred; a tatter; a fragment.
- (v. t.) To cut or dress roughly, as a grindstone.
- (v. i.) To become tattered.
- (v. t.) To scold or rail at; to rate; to tease; to torment; to banter.
- (n.) Hence, mean or tattered attire; worn-out dress.
- (v. t.) To break (ore) into lumps for sorting.
• Rage Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A violent or raging wind.
- (n.) The subject of eager desire; that which is sought after, or prosecuted, with unreasonable or excessive passion; as, to be all the rage.
- (n.) To be violent and tumultuous; to be violently driven or agitated; to act or move furiously; as, the raging sea or winds.
- (n.) Violent excitement; eager passion; extreme vehemence of desire, emotion, or suffering, mastering the will.
- (n.) To toy or act wantonly; to sport.
- (n.) To be furious with anger; to be exasperated to fury; to be violently agitated with passion.
- (v. t.) To enrage.
- (n.) To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.
- (n.) Especially, anger accompanied with raving; overmastering wrath; violent anger; fury.