EnglishEdit

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

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
    • South
      Was he not in the [] neighbourhood to death? and might not the bullet which rased his cheek have gone into his head?
    • Beckford
      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
    • Fuller
      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
    • Chapman
      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, past participle har raset)

  1. to rage
  2. to storm

EstonianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

rase

  1. pregnant

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

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

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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
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 06:31