rage

n.

  1. Violent excitement; eager passion; extreme vehemence of desire, emotion, or suffering, mastering the will.
  2. Especially, anger accompanied with raving; overmastering wrath; violent anger; fury.
  3. A violent or raging wind.
  4. The subject of eager desire; that which is sought after, or prosecuted, with unreasonable or excessive passion; as, to be all the rage.
  5. To be furious with anger; to be exasperated to fury; to be violently agitated with passion.
  6. To be violent and tumultuous; to be violently driven or agitated; to act or move furiously; as, the raging sea or winds.
  7. To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.
  8. To toy or act wantonly; to sport.

v. t.

  1. To enrage.