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Erupt vs. Rage

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Eruptverb

(intransitive) To eject something violently (such as lava or water, as from a volcano or geyser).

‘The volcano erupted, spewing lava across a wide area.’;

Ragenoun

Violent uncontrolled anger.

Eruptverb

(intransitive) To burst forth; to break out.

‘The third molar tooth erupts late in most people, and sometimes does not appear at all.’;

Ragenoun

A current fashion or fad.

‘Miniskirts were all the rage back then.’;

Eruptverb

To spontaneously release pressure or tension.

‘The crowd erupted in anger.’;

Ragenoun

(obsolete) Any vehement passion.

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Eruptverb

To cause to burst forth; to eject; as, to erupt lava.

Rageverb

(intransitive) To act or speak in heightened anger.

Eruptverb

To eject something, esp. lava, water, etc., as a volcano or geyser; as, when Mount Saint Helens erupted, some people were taken by surprise.

Rageverb

(intransitive) To move with great violence, as a storm etc.

Eruptverb

To burst forth; to break out, as ashes from a volcano, teeth through the gums, etc.; as, the third molar erupts late in most people, and in some persons does not occur at all.

‘When the amount and power of the steam is equal to the demand, it erupts with violence through the lava flood and gives us a small volcano.’;

Rageverb

(obsolete) To enrage.

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Eruptverb

start abruptly;

‘After 1989, peace broke out in the former East Bloc’;

Ragenoun

Violent excitement; eager passion; extreme vehemence of desire, emotion, or suffering, mastering the will.

‘He appeased the rage of hunger with some scraps of broken meat.’; ‘Convulsed with a rage of grief.’;

Eruptverb

erupt or intensify suddenly;

‘Unrest erupted in the country’; ‘Tempers flared at the meeting’; ‘The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism’;

Ragenoun

Especially, anger accompanied with raving; overmastering wrath; violent anger; fury.

‘torment, and loud lament, and furious rage.’;

Eruptverb

start to burn or burst into flames;

‘Marsh gases ignited suddenly’; ‘The oily rags combusted spontaneously’;

Ragenoun

A violent or raging wind.

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Eruptverb

as of teeth, for example;

‘The tooth erupted and had to be extracted’;

Ragenoun

The subject of eager desire; that which is sought after, or prosecuted, with unreasonable or excessive passion; as, to be all the rage.

Eruptverb

become active and spew forth lava and rocks;

‘Vesuvius erupts once in a while’;

Rageverb

To be furious with anger; to be exasperated to fury; to be violently agitated with passion.

‘When one so great begins to rage, he is huntedEven to falling.’; ‘Rage, rage against the dying of the lightDo not go gentle into that good night.’;

Eruptverb

force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up;

‘break into tears’; ‘erupt in anger’;

Rageverb

To be violent and tumultuous; to be violently driven or agitated; to act or move furiously; as, the raging sea or winds.

‘Why do the heathen rage?’; ‘The madding wheelsOf brazen chariots raged; dire was the noise.’;

Eruptverb

appear on the skin;

‘A rash erupted on her arms after she had touched the exotic plant’;

Rageverb

To ravage; to prevail without restraint, or with destruction or fatal effect; as, the plague raged in Cairo.

Eruptverb

become raw or open;

‘He broke out in hives’; ‘My skin breaks out when I eat strawberries’; ‘Such boils tend to recrudesce’;

Rageverb

To toy or act wantonly; to sport.

Eruptverb

(of a volcano) become active and eject lava, ash, and gases

‘Mount Pinatubo began erupting in June’;

Rageverb

To enrage.

Eruptverb

be ejected from an active volcano

‘hot lava erupted from the crust’;

Ragenoun

a feeling of intense anger;

‘hell hath no fury like a woman scorned’; ‘his face turned red with rage’;

Eruptverb

(of an object) explode with fire and noise

‘smoke bombs erupted everywhere’;

Ragenoun

a state of extreme anger;

‘she fell into a rage and refused to answer’;

Eruptverb

break out suddenly and dramatically

‘noise erupted from the drawing room’; ‘fierce fighting erupted between the army and guerrillas’;

Ragenoun

something that is desired intensely;

‘his rage for fame destroyed him’;

Eruptverb

give vent to anger, amusement, etc. in a sudden and noisy way

‘the soldiers erupted in fits of laughter’;

Ragenoun

violent state of the elements;

‘the sea hurled itself in thundering rage against the rocks’;

Eruptverb

(of a spot, rash, or other mark) suddenly appear on the skin

‘a boil had erupted on her temple’;

Ragenoun

an interest followed with exaggerated zeal;

‘he always follows the latest fads’; ‘it was all the rage that season’;

Eruptverb

(of the skin) suddenly develop a spot, rash, or mark

‘his skin erupts with hives’;

Rageverb

behave violently, as if in state of a great anger

Eruptverb

(of a tooth) break through the gums during normal development

‘the lower incisors had erupted’;

Rageverb

be violent; as of fires and storms

Rageverb

feel intense anger;

‘Rage against the dying of the light!’;

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