Definition of rager in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈreɪdʒə/


1A person or thing that rages: the coach is a considerably different character to his predecessors, the rationalist rather than the rager we get either a lot of small fires, or a bunch of ragers, which require sustained fire-fighting activity
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  • They decided to finish this year's game reviews section with a major rager of an article.
  • We knew that our backfire wasn't going to put this fire out - but it did diffuse the power of the rager.
  • You get it all here - Iggy the crooner, Iggy the growler, Iggy the philosopher and Iggy the rager, raging against the dying of the night where the street fight that is rock mocks the slippery stranglehold of the recording industry.
1.1North American informal A wild party, typically involving the consumption of alcohol: their house parties weren’t typical high-school ragers
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  • Wow, Montrealers have been throwing some outright ragers these last few weeks.
  • We were able to step up the awards ceremony from last year's weenie roast to a full-blown rock'n'roll New York City rager.
  • His parents went out of town last year, and that was the biggest rager ever!
1.2Australian informal A person who habitually enjoys themselves at parties, nightclubs, etc. in a wild or unrestrained way: all over Queensland, ragers are getting ready for the biggest party of the year
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  • Also, late night ragers or those seeking plenty of company may not find too much of same.
  • The recent Preakness centaur mascot "Kegasus" was adopted purely to cater to this infield crowd, the ragers who often couldn't care less about who wins, places or shows.
  • Where are my ragers at?

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