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rant

verb [I] uk   /rænt/ us  
to speak or shout in a loud, uncontrolled, or angry way, often saying confused or silly things: He's always ranting (on) about the government. I get fed up with my mother ranting and raving (about my clothes) all the time.

rant

noun [C] uk   /rænt/ us  
a long, angry, and confused speech: The minister's speech descended into a rant against his political opponents.
ranting
noun [U] uk   /ˈræn.tɪŋ/ us    /-t̬ɪŋ/ (also rantings)
(Definition of rant from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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