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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rase (plural rases)

  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

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French raser, from Vulgar Latin *rasare, from Latin rasus < rado. See also erase.

VerbEdit

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
    • (Can we date this quote by South and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Was he not in the [] neighbourhood to death? and might not the bullet which rased his cheek have gone into his head?
    • (Can we date this quote by Beckford and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      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
    • 1609, William Shakespeare, Sonnet 25:
      The painful warrior famousèd for worth,
      After a thousand victories once foil'd,
      Is from the book of honour razèd quite,
      And all the rest forgot for which he toil'd
    • 1667, John Milton, Paradise Lostː
      Though of their Names in heav'nly Records now be no memorial, blotted out and ras'd. By their Rebellion, from the Books of Life.
    • (Can we date this quote by Fuller and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Except we rase the faculty of memory, root and branch, out of our mind.
  3. to level with the ground; to overthrow; to destroy; to raze
    • (Can we date this quote by Chapman and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      Till Troy were by their brave hands rased, / They would not turn home.
  4. to be leveled with the ground; to fall; to suffer overthrow

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse rasa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raːsə/, [ˈʁɑːsə]

VerbEdit

rase (imperative ras, infinitive at rase, present tense raser, past tense rasede, perfect tense har raset)

  1. to rage
  2. to storm

EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. pregnant

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FrenchEdit

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rase

  1. First-person singular present of rasen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of rasen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of rasen.
  4. Imperative singular of rasen.

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

rase

  1. third-person singular past historic of radere

AdjectiveEdit

rase

  1. feminine plural of raso

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

rāse

  1. vocative masculine singular of rāsus

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LatvianEdit

NounEdit

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 BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Italian razza and Middle French race

NounEdit

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

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse rasa

VerbEdit

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 NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Italian razza and Middle French race

NounEdit

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

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse rasa

VerbEdit

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

  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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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

rase

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

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

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.