Definition of raging adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


; ˈreɪdʒɪŋ
[only before noun]
1 (of feelings or emotions) very stronga raging appetite/thirstraging jealousy2 (of natural forces) very powerfula raging stormThe stream had become a raging torrent.The building was now a raging inferno.3 (of a pain or an illness) very strong or painfula raging headacheHe had a raging fever all night.4 very serious and causing strong feelingsHis speech has provoked a raging debate.