rase

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rase (plural rases)

  1. A scratching out, or erasure
  2. A slight wound; a scratch
  3. A way of measuring in which the commodity measured was made even with the top of the measuring vessel by rasing, or striking off, all that was above it

Verb[edit]

rase (third-person singular simple present rases, present participle rasing, simple past and past participle rased)

  1. (obsolete) to rub along the surface of; to graze
    • South
      Was he not in the [] neighbourhood to death? and might not the bullet which rased his cheek have gone into his head?
    • Beckford
      Sometimes his feet rased the surface of water, and at others the skylight almost flattened his nose.
  2. (obsolete) to rub or scratch out; to erase
    • Fuller
      Except we rase the faculty of memory, root and branch, out of our mind.
  3. to level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to raze
    • Chapman
      Till Troy were by their brave hands rased, / They would not turn home.
  4. to be leveled with the ground; to fall; to suffer overthrow

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rasa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raːsə/, [ˈʁɑːsə]

Verb[edit]

rase (imperative ras, infinitive at rase, present tense raser, past tense rasede, past participle har raset)

  1. to rage
  2. to storm

Estonian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rase

  1. pregnant

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rase

  1. first-person singular present indicative of raser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of raser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of raser
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of raser
  5. second-person singular imperative of raser

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German[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rase

  1. First-person singular present of rasen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of rasen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of rasen.
  4. Imperative singular of rasen.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

rase

  1. third-person singular past historic of radere

Adjective[edit]

rase

  1. feminine plural of raso

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

rāse

  1. vocative masculine singular of rāsus