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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in stormy, ranting

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present participle of rave

Synonyms & Antonyms of raving (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make an exaggerated display of affection or enthusiasm
  • she raved about the Mother's Day breakfast of cold coffee and burnt toast that her young children had proudly set before her

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2 to talk loudly and wildly
  • a man stood outside city hall raving like a lunatic about his tax bill

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The first known use of raving was in the 14th century

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“Raving.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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