rase

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See also: rasé, rasë, and rašė

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English rasen, from Old French raser, from Vulgar Latin *rasare, from Latin rasus < rado. See also erase.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rase (plural rases)

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  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
    • 1698, Robert South, Twelve Sermons upon Several Subjects and Occasions:
      Was he not in the [] neighbourhood to death? and might not the bullet which rased his cheek have as easily gone into his head?
    • 1786, [William Beckford], [Samuel Henley], transl., An Arabian Tale, from an Unpublished Manuscript: [] [Vathek], new edition, London: [] W. Clarke, [], published 1809, OCLC 30959801:
      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
  3. to level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to raze
  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, perfect tense har raset)

  1. to rage
  2. to storm

Estonian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rase (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. pregnant

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rase

  1. feminine singular of of ras

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. third-person singular present subjunctive of raser
  5. second-person singular imperative of raser

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

rase

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

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

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rase f (5th declension)

  1. race (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)
  2. colour

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian razza and Middle French race

Noun[edit]

rase m (definite singular rasen, indefinite plural raser, definite plural rasene)

  1. a race (of humankind)
  2. a breed (of animal)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rasa

Verb[edit]

rase (imperative ras, present tense raser, passive rases, simple past raste, past participle rast, present participle rasende)

  1. to be furious, fume, rage, rave
  2. (figurative: fever, plague, war) to rage
  3. (river) to rush, sweep over, tear along
  4. (storm) to wreak havoc
  5. (e.g. in an avalanche) to fall, slide
  6. (with sammen) to collapse, cave in
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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian razza and Middle French race

Noun[edit]

rase m (definite singular rasen, indefinite plural rasar, definite plural rasane)

  1. a race (of humankind)
  2. a breed (of animal)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rasa

Verb[edit]

rase (present tense rasar, past tense rasa, past participle rasa, passive infinitive rasast, present participle rasande, imperative ras)

  1. to be furious, fume, rage, rave
  2. (figurative: fever, plague, war) to rage
  3. (river) to rush, sweep over, tear along
  4. (storm) to wreak havoc
  5. (e.g. in an avalanche) to fall, slide
  6. (with saman) to collapse, cave in
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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rase

  1. inflection of rasa (taste):
    1. locative singular
    2. accusative plural

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

rase

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of rasar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of rasar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of rasar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of rasar.