ETYM French, from Latin rabies, from rabere to rave; cf. Skr. rabh to seize, rabhas violence. Related to Rabid, Rabies, Rave.
1. A state of extreme anger.
2. Something that is desired intensely; SYN. passion.
3. Violent state of the elements.
1. To be violent; as of fires and storms.
2. To feel intense anger.