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 for rave
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  rave
   vi.
  
      [WPI]
  
      1. To persist in discussing a specific subject.
  
      2. To speak authoritatively on a subject about which one knows very little.
  
      3. To complain to a person who is not in a position to correct the
      difficulty.
  
      4. To purposely annoy another person verbally.
  
      5. To evangelize. See flame.
  
      6. Also used to describe a less negative form of blather, such as friendly
      bullshitting. ?Rave? differs slightly from flame in that rave implies
      that it is the persistence or obliviousness of the person speaking that is
      annoying, while flame implies somewhat more strongly that the tone or
      content is offensive as well.
  

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