Reverse Dictionary: RAK – RAQ


RAKE – VERBS
– HARL(E) to scrape or rake together; to peel, to come off in pieces …1785 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– SCRAMB to pull or rake together with the hands; to gather a handful of anything from the ground …1781 Eng. dial. obs.
– SCRAMBLE to collect; to pull or rake together with the hands …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SCRAT to dig; to rake together …1859 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– SCRAWM to gather hastily together; to rake together; to seek after greedily …Bk1904 Eng. dial.

RAKE, RAKISH – ADJECTIVES
– BLOOD hearty, rakish …M19 sl.
– RACKISH rakish …1712 Sc.
– RANNAKY rakishly inclined …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RANTIPOLE wild, disorderly, rakish, noisy, rough …1700 rare

RAKE etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– BLOOD a rake; a roisterer; an aristocratic rowdy …M16 sl.
– RAAG an idle lounging person; a low, worthless person; a vagabond; a rake …Bk1866 Sc.
– RACK a dissolute, unprincipled young man; a rake; a wag …1724 Sc.
– RANGER a rake, a dissolute or debauched person …1599 obs.
– RANTER a noisy, riotous, dissipated fellow; a rake …1654 obs.
– TARRON a scamp, a rake …Bk1873 Eng. dial.
– WILD OATS originally a term for a rakish, dissipated, or extravagant person …a1564 obs.
– YOUNG BLOOD a lively, vigorous, or energetic young man; a confident, high-spirited young man; a rake, a dandy; an unruly young aristocrat …1557

RAKE etc. – VERBS
– COME UPON THE RAKE to live in a rakish or dissolute manner …18C sl.

RALLY, RALLYING – NOUNS
– RALLIANCE the act of rallying …1848
– RALLIMENT rallying …1655 obs. rare
– RALLY a piece of rallying or banter …1832 rare

RALLY etc. – VERBS
– RALLIER to rally …1619 obs. rare

RAMBLE, RAMBLING (talking) – ADJECTIVES
– DANDERING foolish, weak-minded, twaddling; incoherent, rambling in speech …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
– MOWY-MOUTHED characterizing speech that is rambling, mumbling, evasive …1936 Amer. dial.
– RAVELLED confused in mind, muddled; rambling, incoherent, delirious …1866 Sc.
– SKIMBLE-SKAMBLE confused, incoherent, rambling, nonsensical …1596

RAMBLE etc. (talking) – ADVERBS
– SKIMBLE-SKAMBLE in a confused or rambling manner; incoherently …1775

RAMBLE etc. (talking) – NOUNS
– BELL-WAVERING fluttering; rambling …1820 Sc.
– PARINODY a rambling statement; a long uninteresting tale …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– REEMLE-RAMMLE a great noise; noisy, rollicking conduct; a noisy, rambling speech or tale …Bk1904 Sc.

RAMBLE etc. (talking) – VERBS
– DANDER to talk incoherently, to ramble …1847 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
– DROOL to talk foolishly, to ramble on …L19
– EXTRAVAGE to deviate in discourse from the proper subject; to digress; to talk incoherently; to ramble …c1690 obs. exc. Sc.
– GANDER to ramble in talk, to waffle …1858
– MADDLE to ramble, to talk incoherently, to wander in speech …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RANDER to ramble in discourse; to talk idly …Bk1905 Sc.
– RANNEL to talk in a rambling, gossiping way …1896 Eng. dial.
– RAVEL to speak in a wandering, incoherent manner; to ramble, to maunder, to be delirious …1877 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– WAFFLE to talk ramblingly …1900 sl.
– WHITTER;  WITTER to talk ramblingly …1808 sl., orig. Sc.
– WOFFLE to talk ramblingly …1900 sl.
– YATTER to chatter, to ramble on in a confused or foolish manner; to prattle, to talk interminably …1825 Sc.
– YATTER-YATTER to chatter, to ramble on in a confused or foolish manner; to prattle, to talk interminably …1825 Sc.

RAMBLE, RAMBLING (roaming) – ADJECTIVES
– EXCURSIVE rambling, wandering; given to making excursions …1781
– LAND-LOUPING rambling, migratory, shifting from place to place …Bk1902 Sc.
– ON THE DAIDLE rambling …1818 Sc.
– ON THE RAMBLE rambling …1700
– RAMMACKING rambling, scrambling …19C Eng. dial.
– SCAMBLING rambling, irregular, scattered …1592
– UPON THE RAMBLE rambling …1733

RAMBLE etc. (roaming) – NOUNS
– EVAGATION the act of wandering; a rambling, roving; a departing from a specified locality, prescribed course, etc. …1691
– SCOVER a ramble with a view to discovery …1807 Eng. dial.
– VAGARY a wandering or devious journey or tour; a roaming about or abroad; an excursion, ramble, stroll …1577 obs.
– VAGATION the act of wandering, straying, or departing from the proper or regular course;  a wandering, rambling, or roaming …c1340 obs.

RAMBLE etc. (roaming) – NOUNS, PERSON
– DUB-SKELPER a rambling person: in contempt …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– GADABOUT one who gads about, esp. from motives of curiosity or gossip; an idle, rambling person; a person who is always roaming from home, usually applied to a woman who is over-fond of visiting …1837 colloq. & Eng. dial.
– GAMMALKIN an awkward rambling fellow …Bk1886 Eng. dial.
– VAGER an idle stroller or wanderer; a vagrant; one who rambles idly or without good reason …1646 Sc. 

RAMBLE etc. (roaming) – VERBS
– BANGLE to ramble without a fixed purpose; to bustle about awkwardly and fruitlessly …1878 Eng. dial.
– HACK AROUND to loaf, to lounge, to idle; to ramble around; to waste time …1888 Amer. sl.
– HARRIGOAD to go about in a wild, flighty manner; to ramble, to roam about …1876 Eng. dial.
– HARRY-GAUD to go about in a wild, flighty manner; to ramble, to roam about …1876 Eng. dial.
– RAGGARD to ramble about; to live in a disorderly way …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– RAKE to go, to proceed, esp. with speed; to run; also, to go or wander about, to roam, to stray, to ramble; to stroll about idly; to gad about …a1023 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RATCH to ransack, to ferret about; to sneak about like a ravenous dog; to ramble …1874 Eng. dial.
– SCAMBLE to ramble, to roam up and down …1859 Eng. dial.
– SCOVER to search; to discover; to ramble about ostentatiously …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– SI-FOG to roam or loaf about; to ramble about aimlessly …1968 Amer. dial.
– SI-FOGAROUND to roam or loaf about; to ramble about aimlessly …1993  Amer. dial.
– SPATIATE to walk about, to stroll; to wander, roam, rove, or ramble …1626
– VAGRANT to behave like a vagrant; to ramble or roam …1886 rare
– VAGUE to wander; to range, to roam; to ramble idly or as a vagrant …c1425 Sc. now rare or obs.
– VOCATE to ramble about idly; to gad about …1825 Eng. dial. obs.

RAMBUNCTIOUS – ADJECTIVES
– HALF-ALLIGATOR aggressive, tough, rambunctious …M19 sl.
– RAMSTUDIOUS violent and reckless in behaviour; outrageous, rambunctious, quarrelsome, passionate …1847 Amer. dial.
– RAMSTUGINOUS violent and reckless in behaviour; rambunctious, outrageous, quarrelsome, passionate …1847 Amer. dial.
– RAMSTUGIOUS violent and reckless in behaviour; rough and strong, coarse, uncouth; rambunctious, outrageous, quarrelsome, passionate …1811 Sc. & Amer. dial.
– RAMSTUJOUS violent and reckless in behaviour; outrageous, rambunctious, quarrelsome, passionate …1847 Amer. dial.

RAMBUNCTIOUS – NOUNS, PERSON
– BILLY GOAT a rambunctious, cantankerous, or bad-tempered man …1921 US sl.

RAMPAGE, RAMPAGEOUS – ADJECTIVES
– RAGROWTERING – going on the rampage …Bk1905 Eng. dial.

RAMPAGE etc. – NOUNS
– BENDER a rampage …M19 US sl.
– TARE-UP;  TEAR-UP a row, a rampage …1906 Amer. dial.
– WILDING rampaging by a gang of youths through a public place, attacking or mugging people along the way …1989 US sl.

RAMPAGE etc. – VERBS
– RAISE HELL to make a lot of trouble; to go on a rampage
– YAMPH to rampage; to career noisily …1890 Sc.

RAMPART – NOUNS
– VALLIE rampart, wall …1602 obs.

RAMSHACKLE – ADJECTIVES
– RATTLE-BAG ramshackle, tumbledown, worn out …1885 Eng. dial.
– RATTLE-BONE ramshackle, tumbledown, worn out …B1900 Eng. dial.
– RATTLE-DOWN ramshackle, tumbledown, worn out …B1900 Eng. dial.
– RATTLE-TRAP dilapidated, worn-out, ramshackle …1880 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RATTY run-down, ramshackle, unkempt, shabby; untidy and in poor condition …1856 US sl.
– SHACKELTY;  SHACKLEDY,  SHACKLETY dilapidated, run-down, ramshackle, rickety, shaky …1905 Amer. dial.
– SHACKLEY;  SHACKLY ramshackle, rickety, run-down, tottering …1843 Amer. dial.
– SHACKLING ramshackle, rickety, run-down …c1784 Amer. dial.

RAMSHACKLE – NOUNS
– PATCH a small town or neighourhood of ramshackle houses, esp. one associated with a mine; a shantytown; also used with ‘the’ …1877 Amer. dial.

RANCH – NOUNS (also see FARM)
– CAP-AND-BALL LAYOUT a shiftless and unprogressive ranch or outfit …1944 Amer. cowboys’ usage
– SHIRTTAIL OUTFIT a small ranch which employs only one or two men …1944 Amer. dial.

RANCH – NOUNS, PERSON
– BIG AUGER the owner of a ranch …Bk1936 cowboy usage 
– BIG SUGAR the owner of a ranch, a cattleman …1942 Amer. sl.
– CAPORAL a foreman on a ranch …1892 Amer. dial.
– DUDE WRANGLER a dude-ranch employee who entertains tourists …1928 US West sl.
– HEN WRANGLER a chore boy on a farm or ranch …1944 Amer. dial.
– MAJORDOMO the overseer of a ranch or mission; a person in charge of a group or project …1834 Amer. dial.
– MAYORDOMO the overseer of a ranch or mission; a person in charge of a group or project …1834 Amer. dial.
– NIGHTHAWK a ranch hand in charge of horses or cattle at night …1903 Amer. dial.
– PEELER a ranch hand or cowboy; one who tames wild horses; a bronco-buster …1894 Amer. dial.
– RANCHERO a rancher, usually one who is a Mexican or Mexican-American …1826 Amer. dial.
– WADDY one who fills in or rounds out a ranch outfit in busy times …1936 US Western sl. 5
– WRANGO a ranch hand who takes care of saddle horses and sometimes performs other menial tasks …1921 Amer. dial.

RANCID, RANCIDITY, RANCIDLY – ADJECTIVES
– AREST rancid …Bk1852 obs.
– FUNKIFIED of food, clothing, etc.: that has become rancid or rank; that gives off a powerful and unpleasant smell …1965 US
– FUNKY of food or drink: having a rich, intense, or overripe smell or flavour; also, rancid, mouldy …1747
– NARSH disagreeable, harsh, or bitter in taste, rancid …1866 Sc. 
– NIRSE disagreeable, harsh, or bitter in taste, rancid …1866 Sc. 
– RAFTY stale, rancid; usually said of bacon …a1722 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RAM offensive in smell or taste; rancid, strong-flavoured …1863 Eng. dial.
– RAMMISH of smell, taste, etc.: rank, rancid, acrid, strong, stinking, highly disagreeable …c1386 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RAMMY rank, rancid, stinking …1607 now chiefly N. Eng. dial.
– RAMP rank, rancid, having a strong smell …1824 Sc.
– RANCESCENT becoming rancid …1832 rare
– RANCIDUOUS rancid, rank …1688 obs.
– RANCY rancid …1899 Eng. dial.
– RANK having an offensively strong smell; rancid …a1529
– RANKED rancid …1660 obs.
– RASTY rancid …1573 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– REASTED rancid …1790 Eng. dial.
– REASTY rancid …1573 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– REASY rancid …1598 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– REECHY rancid; esp. said of bacon or butter …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– REESTY rancid, discoloured and having a bad taste …1573 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– TARF bitter, rancid in taste …1920 Sc.

RANCID etc. – ADVERBS
– RAMMISHLY stinkingly, rancidly …1567

RANCID etc. – NOUNS
– ARESTENESSE rancidity: applied to meat …Bk1852 obs.
– RAMMISHNESS rancidity …1552
– RANCOUR rancid smell; rancidity; rankness …c1400 obs. rare

RANCID etc. – VERBS
– RANCIFY to make rancid, to sour …1826 Sc.
– REAST to become rancid …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
– REEZE to become rancid …Bk1868 Eng. dial.

RANCOUR – NOUNS
– ACID rancour, spite; bitterness, sourness …1768

RANDOM, RANDOMLY – ADJECTIVES
– TEMERARIOUS acting or happening at random; fortuitous, casual, haphazard …1660 obs.
– TUMULTUARIOUS hurriedly done; irregular, disorderly, confused; haphazard, random …1607 rare

RANDOM etc. – ADVERBS
– ALL ANYHOW at random; carelessly …Bk1903
– ALLAVOLIE;  ALLEVOLIE at random …Bk1898 Sc.
– ANY-WHICH-WAY randomly, in disorderly manner …1989 Irish sl.
– AT ADVENTURE at hazard, randomly, recklessly …c1420 obs.
– AT ALL ADVENTURE at random, anyhow; hence, at all hazards, at any risk, whatever may be the consequence; recklessly …1485 obs.
– AT RANGE at random …c1450 obs.
– AT THE GAYNESTE at random …1399 obs.
– BY GOD AND BY GUESS haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY DAMNED haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GAR haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GOD haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1923 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GODFREY haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GOLLY haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1914 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GORRY haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GOSH haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GRACIOUS haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY GUY haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS AND BY JINGO haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1965 Amer. dial.
– BY GUESS OR BY GOD haphazardly, at random; without planning ahead; hit or miss …1963 Amer. dial.
– HAB NAB get or lose, hit or miss, succeed or fail; however it may turn out, anyhow; at a venture, at random …1580 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– HAB-NABS at random, hit or miss …M16
– HAB OR NAB get or lose, hit or miss, succeed or fail; however it may turn out, anyhow; at a venture, at random …1542 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– HABS-NABS at random, hit or miss …c1540
– HAPSHER-HAPSHER haphazard, at random …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– HAPSHER-RAPSHA;  HAPSHER-RAPSHER haphazard, at random …1881 Eng. dial.
– HAPSHER-RAPSHY haphazard, at random …1881 Eng. dial.
– HOB-NOB at random, hit or miss …c1540
– INTO UNCERTAIN at random …1382 obs.
– RAMSTAM at random …19C Sc. & Eng. dial.
– RANDOM randomly …1618 obs. rare
– SMACK-SMOOTH in a reckless or random manner, regardless of consequences …1847 Eng. dial.
– VORLUS SNORLUS at random, negligently …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– VORUS-NORUS at random, negligently …Bk1905 Eng. dial.

RANDOM etc. – VERBS
– HAB OR NAB to have or not have …1546 obs.

RANDY – ADJECTIVES
– MAHATMA GANDHI randy …2000s rhyming sl.

RANGER – NOUNS, PERSON
– SALTUARY a forester, a ranger …1674 obs.
– WALKER a keeper or ranger who  had a specified ‘walk’ in the forest; a gamekeeper …1481-90 obs.

RANK,  RANKLY, RANKNESS – ADJECTIVES
– FUNKIFIED of food, clothing, etc.: that has become rancid or rank; that gives off a powerful and unpleasant smell …1965 US
– FUNKY having a strong or offensive smell; smelling of sweat or other bodily excretions; musky, pungent, rank …a1680
– OLID having a strong disagreeable smell; fetid, rank …1680
– OLIDOUS having a strong, disagreeable smell; fetid, rank, stinking …1646 obs. rare
– RAMMISH of smell, taste, etc.: rank, rancid, acrid, strong, stinking, highly disagreeable …c1386 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RAMMY rank, rancid, stinking …1607 now chiefly N. Eng. dial.
– RAMP rank, rancid, having a strong smell …1824 Sc.
– RAMSH harsh to the taste; rank, foul; of alcohol: strong, fiery …1898 Sc.
– RANCIDUOUS rancid, rank …1688 obs.

RANKLY etc. – ADVERBS
– RANKFULLY rankly …1607 obs. rare

RANK etc.  – NOUNS
– RANCOUR rancid smell; rancidity; rankness …c1400 obs. rare
– RANGE rank, class, order …1625 rare
– RANK rankness, strength …a1300 obs. rare

RANK (status) – VERBS
– ORDER to class, to rank …1662 obs. rare

RANKLE – VERBS
– RANGLE to rankle …B1900 Eng. dial.

RANSACK – VERBS
– RAMACK to search, to ransack …1953 Amer. dial.
– RAMSACK to ransack; to search through in an exhaustive, messy or destructive way; to rummage …1837 Eng. & Amer. dial.
– RAMSHACK to ransack; to search through in an exhaustive, messy or destructive way; to rummage …1901 Amer. dial.
– RAMSHACKLE to ransack, to search for closely; to plunder …1802 Sc. & Eng. & Amer. dial. 
– RAMSHAG to ransack; to search through in an exhaustive, messy or destructive way; to rummage …1959 Amer. dial.
– RANCEL to search for; to grope; to ransack …1898 Sc.
– RANSACKLE to ransack, to search for closely …1802 Eng. dial. 
– RANSHACKLE to ransack, to search for closely …1621 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RAT  to pilfer, to steal, to ransack …1919 chiefly Aust. & NZ
– RATCH to ransack, to ferret about; to sneak about like a ravenous dog; to ramble …1874 Eng. dial.
– TURN OVER to ransack a place, usually in order to commit robbery, or searching a person …1859 sl.

RANSOMED – ADJECTIVES
– RANSOM the thing ransomed …a1300 obs. rare

RANT, RANTING – ADJECTIVES
– RODOMONTADE bragging, boastful, ranting …M18
– RODOMONTADO bragging, boastful, ranting …M17 obs.

RANT etc. – NOUNS
– RANDING a raving, a ranting …1609 obs. rare

RANT etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– TEARER a person who tears or rushes along or about; a blustering or violent person; a ranter, roisterer, swaggerer, thug, or bully …1664

RANT etc. – VERBS
– ELATRATE to bluster, to rant, to roar; to speak loudly or violently …1623 obs.
– FAUNCH to rant, to rave, to rage; to make an outcry against …1911 Amer. dial.
– POP OFF to rant; to criticize; to brag …Amer. World War I sl.
– RAND to rave, to rant and roar like bacchanals …1601 obs. rare exc. Eng. dial.
– RODOMONTADE to boast; to brag; to rant …L17

RAP – NOUNS
– TUNK a rap, or blow, a thump …1843 Amer. dial.

RAP – VERBS
– RAP-TAP to make a rapping noise …1821

RAPACIOUS, RAPACIOUSLY – ADJECTIVES
– CABBRACH rapacious, laying hold of everything …1768 Sc. obs.
– CABROCH lean, rapacious …1768 Sc.
– GAIR greedy, covetous, rapacious, intent on gain …1721 Sc.
– GAIR-GAUN rapacious, greedy …Bk1900 Sc.
– GARE greedy, covetous, rapacious, intent on gain …1721 Sc.
– LARGE-HANDED grasping, rapacious …1607 obs.
– RAPINOUS given to rapine; rapacious …1483 obs.

RAPACIOUS etc. – ADVERBS
– GAIRLY greedily, rapaciously …1832 Sc.

RAPACIOUS etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– GLED a person of a greedy disposition; one who preys upon his fellow men; a rapacious person; a plunderer …1823 Sc. obs.
– HARPY a rapacious, plundering, or grasping person; one that preys upon others …1589
– HAWK one who preys on others; a rapacious person; a sharper, swindler, or cheat; one who is keen and grasping …1548
– KITE a rapacious person 
– LEECH one who ‘sticks to’ another for the purpose of getting gain out of him; a rapacious person …1784
– MONEY-GRABBER a covetous or rapacious person …1892
– MONEY-GRUBBER a person who seeks assiduously to acquire or accumulate money, esp. by sordid or contemptible methods; a person motivated chiefly by avarice or commercialism; an avaricious or rapacious person…1825
– SANGUISUGE a rapacious person …a1550 obs.
– TIGER a person of fierce, cruel, rapacious, or bloodthirsty disposition; also, a person of very great activity, strength, or courage …1500-20

RAPE, RAPED – ADJECTIVES
– RAPEFUL characterized by rape or violence …1605 obs.
– RAPT of a woman: carried away by force; raped …1432-50
– UPPED raped; having experienced coition; usually said by men of women …E20 Brit. & US sl.

RAPE etc. – NOUNS
– BABY RAPE statutory rape …1975 Amer. sl.
– DAISY CHAIN the group of men engaged in a gang-rape or orgy with a single woman …1960s sl.
– DATE RAPE the rape by a man of his partner on a date …1983 sl., orig. US
– HAIRY APE rape …1970s NZ prison sl.
– OPPRESSION forcible violation of a woman, rape …c1385 obs.
– PACK-RAPE rape by a gang of men in succession …1969 Aust. sl.
– RAPT rape (abduction or ravishing) …1535 Sc. obs.
– RAPTURE forcible defilement of women; rape …1615 obs.
– SEXED IN the gang rape of a female …1990s African-American sl.
– SKIN-HEIST a rape …M20 US criminals’ sl.

RAPE etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– ABUSER one who uses badly or injures; an ill-user, a violator; one who seduces, a ravisher, one who rapes …1584
– BABY-RAPER a person who commits statutory rape; broadly, a despicable man …1961 US sl., esp. prison usage
– GANG FUCKER one who joins in the multiple rape of a woman …1969 US sl.
– GASH a White woman raped by an African-American …Bk2002 US criminals’ sl.
– GRANNY-DODGER a raper of elderly women …1976 US prison sl.
– PACK-RAPIST a person who commits pack-rape …1972 Aust. sl.
– RAPE one who is raped, esp. a woman …1586
– RAPE ARTIST a rapist …1960s sl.
– RAPE HOUND a rapist …1960s sl.
– RAPE-O a rapist …1940s US criminals’ sl.
– RAPO a rapist …1940s US criminals’ sl.
– TAKE-OFF ARTIST a successful robber, rapist, or killer …1966 US criminals’ sl.
– VAGINA VANDAL a rapist …1962 US sl.

RAPE etc. – VERBS
– BETRAVAIL to do violence to, to violate, to rape …1388 obs.
– BLOCK to gang-rape …1970s NZ sl.
– PACK-RAPE of a gang of men: to serially rape a woman ….1965 Aust. sl.
– ROGER to rape a woman …1900s US dial.
– SADIE THOMPSON to rape a man …1985 US sl.

RAPID, RAPIDITY, RAPIDLY – ADJECTIVES
– A-GO-GO of a rapid and dizzying tempo …Amer. sl.
– FAST-GATED going at a rapid rate …1875 Eng. dial.
– HASTY speedy, quick, expeditious; swift, rapid; sudden …c1340 arch.
– PERNICIOUS rapid, swift, quick …a1656 obs.
– PFQ extremely rapid (Pretty Fucking Quick) …Brit. sl.
– QUIVER active, nimble; quick, rapid …c960 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RASPING extremely or unpleasantly rapid ..1875
– SUDDENLY quick, rapid …1556 obs. rare
– VELOCIOUS rapid, speedy, fast …1680 rare
– YERN swift, rapid; brisk, lively; nimble, active …a1300 obs.

RAPID etc. – ADVERBS
– AT THE DOUBLE rapidly …colloq.
– FAST AND FURIOUS rapidly, uproariously, noisily …1790
– HASTY hastily; quickly, rapidly, soon …c1450 obs.
– HEAD UP AND TAIL A-RISING with great rapidity and temper …1923 Amer. dial.
– HELL-BENT FOR ELECTION in a hurried, excited, or reckless manner; rapidly, furiously … 1905 Amer. dial.
– HELL-TO-SPLIT very fast, in great haste, rapidly; energetically …1871 Amer. dial.
– HELL-TO-SPLITFOR BOSTON very fast, in great haste, rapidly; energetically …1871 Amer. dial.
– HELL-TO-TOOT very fast, in great haste, rapidly; energetically …1917 Amer. dial.
– IN JIG(‘S)TIME rapidly, in a very short period of time …1916 Amer. dial.
– LICKETY-SPLIT at great speed; rapidly …1835 Amer.
– LICK-SPLITTING in haste, very rapidly …1931 Amer. dial.
– LIPPITY-CLICK rapidly …1909 Amer. dial.
– LIPPITY-CLIP rapidly …1909 Amer. dial.
– LIPPITY-CUT rapidly …1912 Amer. dial.
– ON THE DOUBLE without delay; rapidly …colloq.
– RACKLY rapidly, impetuously …c1470 Sc. obs. rare
– RANK rapidly, violently, headlong …1590 obs.
– RASHLY quickly, rapidly, hastily …a1547 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– RATHE denoting rapidity in the performance or completion of an action; quickly, rapidly, swiftly, esp. without delay, promptly, soon …c825 obs.
– RATHELY quickly, rapidly, swiftly …a950 obs.
– VELOCIOUSLY rapidly, swiftly …1680 rare
– WHOOPITY SCOOT rapidly, speedily, recklessly fast, vigorously …1923 Amer. dial.
– YERNE quickly, swiftly, rapidly, fast, briskly, at a great rate …a1023 obs.

RAPID etc. – NOUNS
– BICKER a rapid and noisy movement …Bk1911 Sc. 
– FRIGABOB anything dancing up and down, jerking from side to side, or moving about rapidly …19C Eng. dial.
– HASTINESS quickness, swiftness, rapidity; suddenness …c1330 obs.
– RADEUR;  RADOUR rapidity, impetus, force …c1477 obs. rare
– WAFT a rapid movement; energy …Bk1905 Eng. dial.

RAPID etc. – VERBS
– BALL THE JACK to move rapidly or swiftly; to make haste; to go fast (said esp. of a railroad train); to work swiftly or energetically …1913 Amer. sl.
– BIRR to move rapidly, to bustle; to act with energy …Bk1911 Sc. 
– BREEL to move with rapidity; to reel; to make a noise …19C Sc.
– FRIGABOB to dance or jerk up and down, to move about rapidly …19C Eng. dial.
– GO HEAD UP to go rapidly …1959 Amer. dial.
– GO HEAD UP AND TAIL A-RISING to go rapidly and with some sprightliness …1959 Amer. dial.
– HAUL ASS to leave, to depart, esp. hurriedly; to move fast, to travel rapidly …1954 Amer. dial.
– HAUL PORK to travel rapidly …1965 Amer. dial.
– LACE to walk or go rapidly; to go along at great speed …1936 Amer. dial.
– MOGATE to move rapidly …1938 Amer. dial., Black usage
– RACK to move rapidly, to make haste …1953 Amer. dial.
– RACK OFF to run off; to move rapidly; to depart …1884 Amer. dial.
– SCURR to move, run, fly, sail, etc., rapidly or with great impetus …1567
– SKATE to leave, to go; to move rapidly, to hurry …1900 Amer. dial.
– SKIMMER to flutter, to move rapidly; to frisk about lightly …1824
– SKIP to hasten, to hurry, to move lightly and rapidly; to make off, to abscond …1338
– SKIRM to dart about, to move rapidly …a1300 obs.
– SKIRR to move, run, fly, sail, etc., rapidly or with great impetus …1567
– SKIT to shy or be skittish; to move lightly and rapidly; to caper, to leap, to spring …1611
– SKITTER to move or run rapidly; to hurry about; to scamper off …1845
– STREAK to decamp swiftly; to go with a rush; to leave in a great hurry; to move very rapidly …1604 sl.
– TOTE THE MAIL to run or travel rapidly …1908 Amer. sl.
– TRUCKLE to proceed, to go, esp. in haste, to hurry, to move rapidly …1859 Amer. dial.

RAPID (water) – NOUNS
– RIFT a patch of broken water; a rapid …1727 Amer. dial.
– SAULT a waterfall or rapid …1600 N. Amer.
– SKOOKUM CHUCK a turbulent channel of water, as a rapids in a river, or a tidal channel, falls …1854 Amer. dial.

RAPIER – see SWORD

RAPIST – see RAPE

RAP MUSIC – NOUNS, PERSON
 – B-BOY orig. a Black male break-dancer; later, and more generally, a young man involved with rap and the ghetto street lifestyle (B = Beat) …1981 orig. & chiefly African-American sl.
– B-BOYETTE a young man involved with rap and the ghetto street lifestyle …2000 orig. & chiefly African-American sl.
– BEAT BOX the person who provides the (verbal) rhythmic beat in a rap song …Bk1995 Amer. sl.
– BEAT BOY a rapper …Bk1992 rap sl.
– B-GIRL a female involved with rap and the ghetto street lifestyle …1987 orig. & chiefly African-American sl.
– GANGSTA a performer or fan of gangsta rap …1989
– GANGSTA RAPPER a rap artist, who reflects on the Black urban experience in an explicitly sexual and violent manner …1990 US
– GANGSTER RAPPER a rap artist, who reflects on the Black urban experience in an explicitly sexual and violent manner …1989 US 

RAPPORT – VERBS
– CONNECT to get along with; to establish rapport with …1940s Amer. sl.

RAPT – ADJECTIVES
– CORREPT rapt …1659 obs.

RAPTURE, RAPTUROUSLY – ADVERBS
– RAPTLY rapturously …1890 rare

RAPTURE etc. – NOUNS
– RAPT a trance, ecstasy, rapture …1526 rare
– RAPTERY rapture …1640 obs. rare
– RAPTNESS rapt condition …1891 rare
– RAPTUS a state of rapture or excitement …1844 rare

RAPTURE etc. – VERBS (also see ENRAPTURE)
– RAP to affect with rapture; to transport with joy, etc. …1599