What is the meaning of raging?


  • Behave violently, as if in state of a great anger.
  • Be violent; as of fires and storms.
  • Feel intense anger.
    • usage: "Rage against the dying of the light"


  • Characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense.
    • usage: "the fighting became hot and heavy"; "a hot engagement"; "a raging battle"; "the river became a raging torrent"
  • Very severe.
    • usage: "a raging thirst"; "a raging toothache"
  • Of the elements. ( as if showing violent anger)
    • usage: "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"
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APAWordNet. (2010). raging. Retrieved January 16, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/raging/definitions/1181865
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