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Synonyms for rage
reɪdʒrage

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Wiktionary

  1. ragenoun

    Synonyms:
    ire, fury

  2. ragenoun

    To act or speak in heightened anger.

    Synonyms:
    fury, ire

  3. rageverb

    To move with great violence, as a storm etc.

    Synonyms:
    fury, ire

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rage

    Displeasure is the mildest and most general word. Choler and ire, now rare except in poetic or highly rhetorical language, denote a still, and the latter a persistent, anger. Temper used alone in the sense of anger is colloquial, tho we may correctly say a hot temper, a fiery temper, etc. Passion, tho a word of far wider application, may, in the singular, be employed to denote anger; "did put me in a towering passion," Shakespeare Hamlet act v, sc. 2. Anger is violent and vindictive emotion, which is sharp, sudden, and, like all violent passions, necessarily brief. Resentment (a feeling back or feeling over again) is persistent, the bitter brooding over injuries. Exasperation, a roughening, is a hot, superficial intensity of anger, demanding instant expression. Rage drives one beyond the bounds of prudence or discretion; fury is stronger yet, and sweeps one away into uncontrollable violence. Anger is personal and usually selfish, aroused by real or supposed wrong to oneself, and directed specifically and intensely against the person who is viewed as blameworthy. Indignation is impersonal and unselfish displeasure at unworthy acts (Latin indigna), i. e., at wrong as wrong. Pure indignation is not followed by regret, and needs no repentance; it is also more self-controlled than anger. Anger is commonly a sin; indignation is often a duty. Wrath is deep and perhaps vengeful displeasure, as when the people of Nazareth were "filled with wrath" at the plain words of Jesus (Luke iv, 28); it may, however, simply express the culmination of righteous indignation without malice in a pure being; as, the wrath of God. Impatience, fretfulness, irritation, peevishness, pettishness, petulance, and vexation express the slighter forms of anger. Irritation, petulance, and vexation are temporary and for immediate cause. Fretfulness, pettishness, and peevishness are chronic states finding in any petty matter an occasion for their exercise. Compare ACRIMONY; ENMITY; HATRED.

    Synonyms:
    anger, animosity, choler, displeasure, exasperation, fretfulness, fury, impatience, indignation, ire, irritation, offense, passion, peevishness, pettishness, petulance, resentment, temper, vexation, wrath

    Antonyms:
    amiability, charity, forbearance, gentleness, leniency, lenity, long-suffering, love, mildness, patience, peace, peaceableness, peacefulness, self-control, self-restraint

    Preposition:
    Anger at the insult prompted the reply. Anger toward the offender exaggerates the offense.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fury, rage, madnessnoun

    a feeling of intense anger

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

    Synonyms:
    fad, hydrophobia, foolishness, furiousness, hysteria, craze, vehemence, insaneness, cult, rabidness, madness, ferocity, violence, delirium, passion, fierceness, furore, rabies, fury, frenzy, lyssa, folly, craziness, lunacy, wildness, rabidity, furor

  2. ragenoun

    a state of extreme anger

    "she fell into a rage and refused to answer"

    Synonyms:
    cult, fury, furore, craze, fad, madness, passion, furor

  3. rage, passionnoun

    something that is desired intensely

    "his rage for fame destroyed him"

    Synonyms:
    cult, fury, heat, furore, craze, fad, mania, madness, cacoethes, love, passionateness, warmth, passion, furor

  4. ragenoun

    violent state of the elements

    "the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks"

    Synonyms:
    cult, fury, furore, craze, fad, madness, passion, furor

  5. fad, craze, furor, furore, cult, rageverb

    an interest followed with exaggerated zeal

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

    Synonyms:
    cult, fury, frenzy, furore, madness, craze, fad, delirium, passion, hysteria, religious cult, furor, cultus

  6. ramp, rage, stormverb

    behave violently, as if in state of a great anger

    Synonyms:
    surprise, force, ramp, storm

  7. rageverb

    be violent; as of fires and storms

    Synonyms:
    ramp, storm

  8. rageverb

    feel intense anger

    "Rage against the dying of the light!"

    Synonyms:
    ramp, storm

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ragenoun

    Synonyms:
    fury, frenzy, FUROR, passion, madness, raving, violent anger

  2. ragenoun

    Synonyms:
    extreme eagerness, vehement desire

  3. ragenoun

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] fashion, vogue, mode

  4. rageverb

    Synonyms:
    rave, storm, fume, be violent, be furious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ragenoun

    Synonyms:
    fury, wrath, passion, vogue, mode, fashion, anger

  2. rageverb

    Synonyms:
    storm, fume, rave

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rage":

    anger, fury, rabies, wrath, outrage, indignation

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How to use rage in a sentence?

  1. Chang Sabine:

    To me, the nut rage incident looked like a rich kid in an elementary school looking down on poor or weak kids, i think she should be doing community service to become mentally matured.

  2. Donald Trump:

    While Republicans are working every day to build up our country, the rage-filled Democrat Party is trying to tear America apart. The Democrat Party is now being led by four left-wing extremists who reject everything that we hold dear.

  3. Octavia E. Butler:

    When your rage is choking you, it is best to say nothing.

  4. Susana Nunez:

    Anger. Rage. Powerlessness that they could tear my daughter from my arms. Sadness, i didn't sleep. I didn't eat. I said, 'How is my daughter? What is she doing?'.

  5. Akhenaten:

    As the whirlwind in its fury teareth up trees, and deformeth the face of nature, or as an earthquake in its convulsions overturneth whole cities; so the rage of an angry man throweth mischief around him.


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