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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 rage /ˈreʤ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 rage /ˈreʤ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rage n.
 1. Violent excitement; eager passion; extreme vehemence of desire, emotion, or suffering, mastering the will. “In great rage of pain.”
    He appeased the rage of hunger with some scraps of broken meat.   --Macaulay.
    Convulsed with a rage of grief.   --Hawthorne.
 2. Especially, anger accompanied with raving; overmastering wrath; violent anger; fury.
    torment, and loud lament, and furious rage.   --Milton.
 3. A violent or raging wind. [Obs.]
 4. The subject of eager desire; that which is sought after, or prosecuted, with unreasonable or excessive passion; as, to be all the rage.
 Syn: -- Anger; vehemence; excitement; passion; fury. See Anger.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rage, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Raged p. pr. & vb. n. Raging ]
 1. To be furious with anger; to be exasperated to fury; to be violently agitated with passion. “Whereat he inly raged.”
 When one so great begins to rage, he is hunted
 Even to falling.   --Shak.
 2. To be violent and tumultuous; to be violently driven or agitated; to act or move furiously; as, the raging sea or winds.
    Why do the heathen rage?   --Ps. ii. 1.
 The madding wheels
 Of brazen chariots raged; dire was the noise.   --Milton.
 3. To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.
 4. To toy or act wantonly; to sport. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- To storm; fret; chafe; fume.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Rage, v. t. To enrage. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a feeling of intense anger; "hell hath no fury like a woman
           scorned"; "his face turned red with rage" [syn: fury,
      2: a state of extreme anger; "she fell into a rage and refused
         to answer"
      3: something that is desired intensely; "his rage for fame
         destroyed him" [syn: passion]
      4: violent state of the elements; "the sea hurled itself in
         thundering rage against the rocks"
      5: an interest followed with exaggerated zeal; "he always
         follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that
         season" [syn: fad, craze, furor, furore, cult]
      v 1: behave violently, as if in state of a great anger [syn: ramp,
      2: be violent; as of fires and storms
      3: feel intense anger; "Rage against the dying of the light!"