Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Calendar's ravings were abrupted as if his tongue had been paralyzed.

Surely thou must fancy that I am to be intimidated by the ravings of a woman.

Thus the efforts of Malique proved as abortive as the ravings of his master.

Nan listened to his ravings, overcome by the revelation of his condition.

With my whole heart and soul I abhor the ravings of the Anabaptists.

They healed your wounds, they soothed your ravings, they cooled your fever.

He had informed me I was a fool so often in his ravings I had grown quite used to the insult.

In Blaine's ravings I had my foretaste of public opinion on the crisis.

I was in delirium, and I was never told what I said during my ravings.

Gold, gold, gold was the subject of his thoughts—the theme of his ravings—at that time.