rager

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rage +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɹeɪdʒɚ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

rager (plural ragers)

  1. (uncommon) One who rages.
    • 2005, Paul Blum, Teacher's Guide to Anger Management, page 51:
      Ragers are feared and detested by teachers for their potential to destroy a lesson.
  2. (slang) A party, particularly a large, wild party (social event).
  3. (slang) A raging erection; a massive erection of the penis.

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raːɣər/, [ˈʁɑwɐ]

Verb[edit]

rager

  1. present tense of rage

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rageren (to brush). (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “check, please: is it from ragen or rageren?”)

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Noun[edit]

rager m (plural ragers, diminutive ragertje n)

  1. interdental brush

French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rager

  1. to rage

Conjugation[edit]

This is a regular -er verb, but the stem is written rage- before endings that begin with -a- or -o- (to indicate that the -g- is a “soft” /ʒ/ and not a “hard” /ɡ/). This spelling-change occurs in all verbs in -ger, such as neiger and manger.

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