[ noun ] a feeling of intense anger
"hell hath no fury like a woman scorned" "his face turned red with rage"
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
Piepsam tries to stop him by force , receives a push in the chest from `` Life '' , and is left standing in impotent and growing rage , while a crowd begins to gather .
His rage assumes a religious form ; that_is , on the basis of his own sinfulness and abject wretchedness , Piepsam becomes a prophet who in his ecstasy and in the name of God imprecates doom on Life - not_only the cyclist now , but the audience , the world , as_well : `` all you light-headed breed '' .
Piepsam 's fatal rage arises not_only because he cannot stop the cyclist , but also because God will not stop him ; as Piepsam says to the crowd in his last moments : `` His justice is not of this world '' .(W. H. Gass, "The Pedersen Kid," in The...)
His eyes were old and they never saw well , but heated with whisky they 'd glare at my noise , growing red and raising_up his rage .
[ noun ] a state of extreme anger
"she fell into a rage and refused to answer"
Used in print(Booton Herndon, "From Custer to Korea, The 7th Cavalry"...)
Then they let_out a bellow of anguish and rage and , cursing , screaming and hollering `` Garryowen '' ! they charged into the enemy like wild_men .
[ verb ] be violent; as of fires and storms
Used in print("National Affairs"...)
As the battle raged in the cloakrooms and caucuses , it became clear that Judge_Smith could lose .(Science of Mind, 34:11...)
Next we imagine our blizzard raging over all the land_areas of the entire globe - North_America , South_America , Europe , Asia , and Africa , all covered with peas four feet deep ; then we have sextillion peas .
[ noun ] something that is desired intensely
"his rage for fame destroyed him"
Used in print(Vina Delmar, The Big Family....)
God_knew his tears were his to shed if he so desired , for it had not been with an egotist 's rage for fame that he had held precious his naval career .
[ noun ] violent state of the elements
: "the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks"