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Is rage a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word rage is a Scrabble US word. The word rage is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

R1A1G2E1

Is rage a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word rage is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

R1A1G2E1

Is rage a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word rage is a Words With Friends word. The word rage is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Rage

You can make 22 words from 'rage' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'rage'

AGER 5AREG 5
GARE 5GEAR 5
RAGE 5 

3 letters words from 'rage'

AGE 4ARE 3
EAR 3ERA 3
ERG 4GAE 4
GAR 4GER 4
RAG 4REG 4

2 letters words from 'rage'

AE 2AG 3
AR 2EA 2
ER 2RE 2

All 4 letters words made out of rage

rage arge rgae grae agre gare raeg areg reag erag aerg earg rgea grea rega erga gera egra ager gaer aegr eagr gear egar

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word rage. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in rage.

Definitions and meaning of rage

rage

Etymology

From Middle English, borrowed through Anglo-Norman rage (French rage), from Vulgar Latin *rabia, from Latin rabiēs (anger, fury).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɹeɪdʒ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪdʒ

Noun

rage (countable and uncountable, plural rages)

  1. Violent uncontrolled anger.
  2. A current fashion or fad.
    • 1864, Samuel Greatheed, ‎Daniel Parken, ‎Theophilus Williams, The Eclectic Review (volume 7? volume 120? page 130)
      This rage for boulevardizing has destroyed the quaint, queer, pestilential streets of old Paris, through which it was our pleasure to wander many years since.
  3. (obsolete) Any vehement passion.

Synonyms

  • fury
  • ire

Derived terms

Translations

Verb

rage (third-person singular simple present rages, present participle raging, simple past and past participle raged)

  1. (intransitive) To act or speak in heightened anger.
  2. (intransitive, sometimes figuratively) To move with great violence, as a storm etc.
    • 1922, Virginia Woolf, Jacob's Room Chapter 1
      "The two women murmured over the spirit-lamp, plotting the eternal conspiracy of hush and clean bottles while the wind raged and gave a sudden wrench at the cheap fastenings.
    • 2012 October 31, David M. Halbfinger, "[1]," New York Times (retrieved 31 October 2012):
      Though the storm raged up the East Coast, it has become increasingly apparent that New Jersey took the brunt of it.
  3. (obsolete) To enrage.

Translations

Anagrams

  • Ager, GRAE, Gear, Gera, Rega, ager, areg, gare, gear

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /raːɣə/, [ˈʁɑːʊ]

Etymology 1

From Old Norse raka, from Proto-Germanic *rakōną, cognate with Swedish raka, English rake. Related to *rekaną (to pile) and *rakjaną (to stretch).

Verb

rage (past tense ragede, past participle raget)

  1. to scrape
  2. (dated) to shave
    Synonym: barbere
Inflection
Derived terms

References

  • “rage,1” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 2

From Middle Low German rāken (to hit, reach), from Proto-Germanic *rakōną, cognate with Dutch raken (Swedish råka is also borrowed from Low German). Probably related ot the previous verb.

Verb

rage (past tense ragede, past participle raget)

  1. (transitive, usually negated) to concern, to be of (someone's) business
  2. (transitive) to not concern, to not be any of (someone's) business
    • 1967, Christian Kampmann, Sammen, Gyldendal A/S (→ISBN)
      Men det rager mig, hvad folk siger .
    • 2007, Jonas T. Bengtsson, Submarino, Art People (→ISBN)
      “Det rager mig, hvad hun har lyst til.”
Inflection

References

  • “rage,2” in Den Danske Ordbog

Etymology 3

From German ragen (to jut, stick out), from Proto-Germanic *hragōną, cognate with Old English oferhragan.

Verb

rage (past tense ragede, past participle raget)

  1. to jut, stick out, stand out
Inflection
Derived terms

References

  • “rage,3” in Den Danske Ordbog

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from Middle French rage, from Old French rage, from Vulgar Latin *rabia.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈraː.ʒə/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ge
  • Rhymes: -aːʒə

Noun

rage f or m (plural rages)

  1. craze, fad, fashion.

Synonyms

  • hype, modegril

Derived terms

  • Pokémonrage

French

Etymology

From Old French rage, from Vulgar Latin *rabia, from Latin rabiēs.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ʁaʒ/

Noun

rage f (plural rages)

  1. rage (fury, anger)
    • 1813, Les Attraits de la Morale, Ou la Vertu Parée de Tous Ses Charmes, et l'Art de rendre Heureux ceux qui nous entourent, page 179.
  2. rabies (disease)
    • 1935, Revista da produção animal, Instituto de Biologia Animal, page 47.

Derived terms

  • enrager
  • fou de rage
  • faire rage
  • rage de dents
  • rage au volant
  • vert de rage

Descendants

  • German: Rage

Further reading

  • “rage”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.

Anagrams

  • gare, garé, géra

German

Verb

rage

  1. inflection of ragen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Norman

Etymology

From Old French rage, from Vulgar Latin *rabia, from Latin rabiēs (anger, fury).

Noun

rage f (plural rages)

  1. (Jersey) rabies

Old French

Alternative forms

  • raige (uncommon)

Noun

rage f (oblique plural rages, nominative singular rage, nominative plural rages)

  1. rage; ire; fury

Romanian

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin, Late Latin ragere. Compare French raire, réer; cf. also French railler, Italian ragliare.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈrad͡ʒe]

Verb

a rage (third-person singular present rage, past participle not used3rd conj.

  1. (of animals) to roar, howl, bellow

Conjugation

Derived terms

  • răget

See also

  • urla, mugi, țipa, zbiera

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to react with violent anger.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)