Definitions for rantrænt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. harangue, rant, ranting(noun)

    a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion

  2. bombast, fustian, rant, claptrap, blah(verb)

    pompous or pretentious talk or writing

  3. rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, rave(verb)

    talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner


  1. rant(Noun)

    A criticism done by ranting.

  2. rant(Noun)

    A wild, incoherent, emotional articulation.

  3. rant(Verb)

    To speak or shout at length in an uncontrollable anger.

  4. rant(Verb)

    To criticize by ranting.

  5. Origin: From ranten, randen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rant(verb)

    to rave in violent, high-sounding, or extravagant language, without dignity of thought; to be noisy, boisterous, and bombastic in talk or declamation; as, a ranting preacher

  2. Rant(noun)

    high-sounding language, without importance or dignity of thought; boisterous, empty declamation; bombast; as, the rant of fanatics

  3. Origin: [OD. ranten, randen, to dote, to be enraged.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Domingo Garcia:

    It is clear that Ruben had his hands in the air and was trying to comply with the officer, you could hear the officer’s rant and his unprofessional and disrespectful use of profanity.

  2. Jared Walczak:

    A friend dispensed some unsolicited dating advice the other night, telling me that if I'm on a first date, I probably shouldn't lead with a rant about how Russia has a monopoly on nuclear-powered icebreakers.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • polternGerman
  • despotricarSpanish
  • paasata, pauhata, palopuhe, rähinä, kiihotuspuhe, vuodatus, rähjätä, kiihko, paatosFinnish
  • harangueFrench
  • declamare, strepitare, declamazione, farneticamento, farneticareItalian
  • hakahaka, tupehau, tīhāhāMāori
  • holle frasen, tirade, geraas, bombastDutch
  • deklamacijaSerbo-Croatian

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