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Adjective: ranging  reyn-jing
  1. Wandering freely
    "at night in bed...his slowly ranging thoughts...encountered her"
Verb: range  reynj
  1. Change or be different within limits
    "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull";
    - run
  2. Move about aimlessly or without any fixed destination
    "They ranged from town to town";
    - roll, wander, swan [informal], stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, drift, vagabond [archaic]
  3. Have a range; be capable of projecting over a certain distance, as of a gun
    "This gun ranges over two miles"
  4. Range or extend over; occupy a certain area
    "The plants range the entire state";
    - straddle
  5. Lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line
    "range the clothes";
    - array, lay out, set out
  6. Feed as in a meadow or pasture
    "the herd was ranging";
    - crop, browse, graze, pasture
  7. Let eat
    "range the animals in the prairie"
  8. Assign a rank or rating to
    - rate, rank, order, grade, place

See also: set

Type of: arrange, be, comprise, constitute, eat, evaluate, feed, give, go, judge, locomote, make up, move, pass judgment, represent, set up, travel

Encyclopedia: Ranging

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