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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 bore very strong or violent: a raging temper The rains had turned the stream into a raging torrent.
Translations of “raging”
in Chinese (Traditional) 劇烈的, 嚴重的, 極端的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剧烈的, 严重的, 极端的…
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