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American English: /reɪdʒ/
British English: /reɪdʒ/

Translation of rage in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 uncountable (violent anger) a fit of rage
    un ataque de furia
    he went purple with rage
    se puso rojo de furia
    Example sentences
    • Alex is extremely intelligent with a propensity for fits of anger and uncontrollable rage.
    • Diana's sadness slowly faded as she turned her attention towards Lethe, and an uncontrollable eruption of rage built up inside of her.
    • No matter how neutral his face was, Chris' eyes burned with an almost uncontrollable rage.
    1.2 countable (fit of fury) to be in a rage
    estar furioso
    to fly into a rage
    ponerse hecho una furia
    montar en cólera
  • 2 uncountable (fashion) [colloquial] to be (all) the rage
    Example sentences
    • But as always, this coexists with a rage for order, a need to analyse, to simplify, to compress.
    • Never in the history of the world has there been such a rage for exhibitionism.
    • This rigid, yet elegant geometry asserts a rage for order.
    Example sentences
    • By the 1920s when this was filmed, this belief was widespread and all the rage.
    • Archaeologists were more interested in the perfect preservation of many textiles which gave a unique insight into items of fashion all the rage in 14th century Hull.
    • Style and fashion was all the rage this week as the Oscars took place last Sunday night.

intransitive verb

  • 1
    arder furiosamente
    cholera raged among the population
    el cólera hizo estragos entre la población
    controversy rages about or over the new law
    sigue la encarnizada controversia en torno a la nueva ley
    the battle/fire raged for three days
    la encarnizada batalla/el furioso incendio se prolongó durante tres días
    Example sentences
    • The war was still raging and would continue to do so for some weeks.
    • As the war raged on, changes continued to take place in Britain.
    • Now, more than a decade later, a political battle rages between the forces of nationalism and Socialism.
    Example sentences
    • With the sprinkler systems disabled, the fires raged uncontrollably, weakening the steel and leading to the collapse of the buildings.
    • As the blaze raged on fire chiefs decided it was too dangerous to tackle directly.
    • The bush fires are raging all round Sydney, the farmlands are parched but here is the rain and temperatures plunge to their lowest since 1924.
  • 2
    expresar su ( or mi etc. ) furia
    to rage against something
    protestar furiosamente contra algo
    Example sentences
    • ‘This administration knew about this at least three weeks ago,’ a red-faced, angry Dean raged at reporters.
    • She'd lost count of the number of times he had raged at her and in November 2002 she told him she was leaving the practice.
    • We have all raged at those dangerous idiots who insist on driving one-handed down the motorway at 80 mph while gabbling into a mobile phone.
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