Definition of road rage in English:

road rage


mass noun
  • Sudden violent anger provoked in a motorist by the actions of another driver.

    • ‘This short about road rage was truly ahead of its time.’
    • ‘The movie features fast cars, a psychotic with road rage, a bounty hunter, and an attractive blonde.’
    • ‘I'm in the middle of watching ‘Band of Brothers,’ and getting accustomed to the vocabulary of warfare, but it doesn't mean I'm going to implement such tactics during spells of road rage.’
    • ‘Driving buses is physically and emotionally taxing, with increasing demands for customer service, working congested routes, avoiding road rage, and dealing with schoolchildren.’
    • ‘This reduces the myth to history's earliest account of road rage, complete with an autopsy report.’
    • ‘Once the symbol and instrument of progress, now it drives us to gridlock and road rage.’
    • ‘I was disgusted with this guy's driving skills, disgusted with the macho attitude, and those of you who have ever driven with me will know I suffer from chronic road rage.’
    • ‘Aiming for the market occupied by the rich, some insurers are introducing cover for stalking, road rage, car jacking, aggravated burglary and kidnap.’


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