Synonyms of rage in English:

rage


See definition of rage

noun

1‘Keith's rage is caused by frustration’

SYNONYMS

fury, anger, wrath, outrage, indignation, passion, hot temper, spleen, resentment, pique, annoyance, vexation, exasperation, displeasure, bitterness, rancour, antagonism, hostility

air rage

literary ire, choler

ANTONYMS

calmness

2‘Toby flew into a rage at this remark’

SYNONYMS

temper, fit of anger, fit of fury, fit of rage, fit of temper, fit of bad temper, fit of ill temper, towering rage, bad temper, pet, fit of pique, tantrum, fury, frenzy of anger, frenzy of rage, rampage, paroxysm of anger, paroxysm of rage, passion, bad mood, mood

informal grump, strop, state

North American informal blowout, hissy fit

British dated, informal bate, wax, skid

archaic paddywhack

3‘the current rage for portable computing’

SYNONYMS

craze, passion, fashion, taste, desire, craving, appetite, trend, vogue, fad, enthusiasm, love, obsession, compulsion, weakness, fondness, fixation, fetish, mania, fascination, preoccupation

informal thing, yen

rare cacoethes


verb

1‘she raged silently all the way back to the cottage’

SYNONYMS

be angry, be furious, be enraged, be incensed, be infuriated, seethe, be beside oneself, have a fit, boil, be boiling over, rant, rave, rant and rave, storm, fume, spit, breathe fire, burn

informal be livid, be wild, jump up and down, foam at the mouth, froth at the mouth, be steamed up, have steam coming out of one's ears

British informal do one's head in, do one's nut in, spit feathers

2‘he raged against the carving-up of the land’

SYNONYMS

protest strongly at, complain vociferously about, disagree violently with, oppose strongly, denounce

fulminate, storm, inveigh, rail, kick, expostulate, make a fuss about

informal kick up a fuss about, kick up a stink about

3‘a tropical storm was raging’

SYNONYMS

be violent, be at its height, be turbulent, be tempestuous, be uncontrollable, thunder, rampage


Phrases

    (all) the rage

      ‘for today's children, video and computer games are all the rage’

      SYNONYMS

      very popular, in fashion, in style, in vogue, the fashion, all the fashion, the craze, the latest craze, the thing, the latest thing, the vogue, all the vogue, in demand, in great demand, much sought-after, ultra-fashionable

      le dernier cri

      informal

      in, the in thing, cool, big, trendy, hot, hip

      British informal, dated

      all the go