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Definition 1: an interest followed with exaggerated zeal - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he always follows the latest fads
  • it was all the rage that season

Synonyms for rage in the sense of this definition

(rage is a kind of ...) the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior

Definition 2: a feeling of intense anger - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • hell hath no fury like a woman scorned
  • his face turned red with rage

Synonyms for rage in the sense of this definition

(rage is a kind of ...) a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance

(... is a kind of rage ) intense anger (usually on an epic scale)

(... is a kind of rage ) a state of fury so great the face becomes discolored

Definition 3: a state of extreme anger - [noun denoting state]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she fell into a rage and refused to answer

(rage is a kind of ...) the state of being angry

Definition 4: violent state of the elements - [noun denoting state]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks

(rage is a kind of ...) a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc.

Definition 5: something that is desired intensely - [noun denoting state]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his rage for fame destroyed him

Synonyms for rage in the sense of this definition

(rage is a kind of ...) something that is desired

Definition 6: feel intense anger - [verb of emotion]

Samples where rage or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Rage against the dying of the light!

(... is a kind of rage ) get very angry and fly into a rage

"The professor combusted when the student didn't know the answer to a very elementary question" "Spam makes me go ballistic"

(... is a kind of rage ) be in a state of uncontrolled anger

Definition 7: be violent; as of fires and storms - [verb of stative]

(rage is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

Definition 8: behave violently, as if in state of a great anger - [verb of stative]

Synonyms for rage in the sense of this definition

(rage is a kind of ...) behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself

"You should act like an adult" "Don't behave like a fool" "What makes her do this way?" "The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people"

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