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English definition of “raging”

raging

adjective uk   /ˈreɪ.dʒɪŋ/ us  
very severe or extreme: a raging toothache a raging thirst He's got a raging (= high) temperature. a raging boreSerious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad very strong or violent: a raging temper The rains had turned the stream into a raging torrent.Violent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
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