rant

  • 1 Rant — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rant. La vida de un asesino Autor Chuck Palahniuk Género literario Novela Subgénero Satírico Edición original en inglés (2007) …

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  • 2 Rant — Rant, n. High sounding language, without importance or dignity of thought; boisterous, empty declamation; bombast; as, the rant of fanatics. [1913 Webster] This is a stoical rant, without any foundation in the nature of man or reason of things.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 rant — [rænt] v [I and T] [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Early Dutch ranten] to talk or complain in a loud excited and rather confused way because you feel strongly about something rant about ▪ She was still ranting about the unfairness of it all. ▪ Why don… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 4 ranţ — s. v. creţ, cută, dungă, încreţitură, rid, rumegătură, rumeguş, zbârcitură. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  ranţ, ránţuri, s.n. (reg.) 1. cută, zbârcitură. 2. franj; urioc. 3. femeie morală. 4. ferăstrău. 5. roată dinţată. Trimis… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5 Rant — (r[a^]nt), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Ranted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Ranting}.] [OD. ranten, randen, to dote, to be enraged.] To rave in violent, high sounding, or extravagant language, without dignity of thought; to be noisy, boisterous, and bombastic in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 rant — [n] yelling, raving bluster, bombast, diatribe, fustian, harangue, oration, philippic, rhapsody, rhetoric, rodomontade, tirade, vociferation; concepts 44,49,52 Ant. calm, quiet rant [v] yell, rave bellow, bloviate, blow one’s top*, bluster, carry …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 rant — [rant] vi., vt. [< obs. Du ranten, to rave, akin to Ger ranzen, to be noisy, anranzen, to affront] to talk or say in a loud, wild, extravagant way; declaim violently; rave n. 1. ranting speech 2. [Scot. or North Eng.] a boisterous merrymaking… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 rant|y — «RAN tee», adjective. British Dialect. 1. raving or wild, as with passion, anger, or pain. 2. lively, boisterous, or riotous. ╂[< rant + y1] …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 9 rant — index bombast, declaim, fustian, outpour, reprimand, rodomontade Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 rant at — index reproach Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 rant — n *bombast, fustian, rodomontade, rhapsody Analogous words: inflatedness or inflation, turgidity, tumidity, flatu lence (see corresponding adjectives at INFLATED) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 rant — ► VERB ▪ speak or shout at length in a wild, impassioned way. ► NOUN ▪ a spell of ranting. DERIVATIVES ranter noun. ORIGIN Dutch ranten talk nonsense, rave …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 rant — ab·er·rant·ly; ame·lio·rant; an·ti·per·spi·rant; ar·rant; auld far·rant; car·bu·rant; com·mo·rant; cor·mo·rant; cur·rant; de·mur·rant; dep·u·rant; er·rant·ry; ex·hil·a·rant; fig·u·rant; ful·gu·rant; ig·no·rant; ig·no·rant·ism; ig·no·rant·ly;… …

    English syllables

  • 14 “Rant” — by Diane Di Prima (1985)    This marvelous example of late Beat poetry was written in 1985 and included in the 1990 collection Pieces of a Song. By title, form, and spirit diane di prima’s “Rant” evokes allen ginsberg’s “howl.” Di Prima has… …

    Encyclopedia of Beat Literature

  • 15 rant — I UK [rænt] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms rant : present tense I/you/we/they rant he/she/it rants present participle ranting past tense ranted past participle ranted to complain or talk loudly and angrily for a long time, sometimes saying… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 rant — {{11}}rant (n.) 1640s, from RANT (Cf. rant) (v.). {{12}}rant (v.) 1590s, from Du. randten talk foolishly, rave, of unknown origin (Cf. Ger. rantzen to frolic, spring about ). Related: Ranted; ranting. Ranters antinomian sect which arose in… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 17 rant — [[t]ræ̱nt[/t]] rants, ranting, ranted 1) VERB If you say that someone rants, you mean that they talk loudly or angrily, and exaggerate or say foolish things. As the boss began to rant, I stood up and went out. [V about/at/against n] ...the… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 rant — v. 1)(D; intr.) to rant at 2) (misc.) to rant and rave * * * [rænt] (D;intr.) to rantat (misc.) to rant and rave …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 rant — rant1 [ rænt ] verb intransitive to complain or talk loudly and angrily for a long time, sometimes saying unreasonable things: Ned paced back and forth, ranting about some imagined injustice. rant and rave to shout and complain angrily about… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 rant — verb (I) to talk or complain in a loud, excited, and rather confused way because you feel strongly about something: ranting on about the way his boss treats him | rant and rave (=rant continuously): I see the tabloids are all ranting and raving… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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