(comparative more rantingly, superlative most rantingly)
- With ranting; speaking loudly and angrily.
ranting + -ly
Variant of rant
to talk or say in a loud, wild, extravagant way; declaim violently; rave
Origin of rant; from obsolete Dutch ranten, to rave, akin to German ranzen, to be noisy, anranzen, to affront
- ranting speech
- Scot., North Eng. a boisterous merrymaking