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road rage

n.
Violent behavior exhibited by drivers in traffic, often as a manifestation of stress.

road rage

n
aggressive behaviour by a motorist in response to the actions of another road user

road′ rage`


n.
a fit of violent anger by the driver of an automobile, esp. one directed toward and endangering other motorists or pedestrians.
[1985–90, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.road rage - violence exhibited by drivers in trafficroad rage - violence exhibited by drivers in traffic
violence, force - an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); "he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one"
Translations
agresivní chování za volantem
aggressiv opførsel i trafikken
tieraivo
bijes pri vožnji
ドライバーが路上で激怒すること
노상 분노
aggressivt beteende hos bilförare
ความโกรธที่เกิดจากสภาพการจราจรบนท้องถนน
hành vi hiếu chiến của lái xe

road rage

مُشَاحَنات عَلَى الطَرِيق agresivní chování za volantem aggressiv opførsel i trafikken Aggressivität im Straßenverkehr οδική οργή agresividad al volante tieraivo agressivité au volant bijes pri vožnji furore stradale ドライバーが路上で激怒すること 노상 분노 verkeersagressie aggressiv opptreden i trafikken agresywne zachowanie kierowców na drodze agressividade ao volante, ira no trânsito агрессивное поведение на дороге aggressivt beteende hos bilförare ความโกรธที่เกิดจากสภาพการจราจรบนท้องถนน trafik magandalığı hành vi hiếu chiến của lái xe 行车纠纷
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