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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • verb-intransitive. To speak or write in an angry or violent manner; rave.
  • v. To utter or express with violence or extravagance: a dictator who ranted his vitriol onto a captive audience.
  • n. Violent or extravagant speech or writing.
  • n. A speech or piece of writing that incites anger or violence: "The vast majority [of teenagers logged onto the Internet] did not encounter recipes for pipe bombs or deranged rants about white supremacy” ( Daniel Okrent).
  • n. Chiefly British Wild or uproarious merriment.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A criticism done by ranting.
  • n. A wild, incoherent, emotional articulation.
  • v. To speak or shout at length in an uncontrollable anger.
  • v. To criticize by ranting.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • verb-intransitive. To rave in violent, high-sounding, or extravagant language, without dignity of thought; to be noisy, boisterous, and bombastic in talk or declamation.
  • n. High-sounding language, without importance or dignity of thought; boisterous, empty declamation; bombast.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • To speak or declaim violently and with little sense; rave: used of both the matter and the manner of utterance, or of either alone: as, a ranting preacher or actor.
  • To be jovial or jolly in a noisy way; make noisy mirth.
  • n. Boisterous, empty declamation; fierce or high-sounding language without much meaning or dignity of thought; bombast.
  • n. A ranting speech; a bombastic or boisterous utterance.
  • n. The act of frolicking; a frolic; a boisterous merrymaking, generally accompanied with dancing.
  • n. A kind of dance, or the music to which it was danced.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. pompous or pretentious talk or writing
  • v. talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
  • n. a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
  • Verb Form
    ranted    ranting    rants   
    Words that are more generic or abstract
    grandiosity    rhetoric    grandiloquence    ornateness    magniloquence    mouth    verbalise    speak    verbalize    utter   
    Cross Reference
    ranted    ranting   
    Words with the same meaning
    bombast    declaim   
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Ant    Brandt    Brant    Grant    Kant    Levant    Quant    ant    aunt    brant