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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - In a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon adv. - In a murderous frenzy; Wildly.

Usage examples (30)
  • But Prince did say one big important thing: What Blackwater does when its contractors run amok is fire them.
  • Technology gone amok is one example of that (seen in 50's sci fi) - a robot that kills its creator certainly went beyond expectations.
  • There are examples of bad lawsuits and bureaucracy run amok, which is common with any major reform.
  • Ego run amok is so 2. 0 for more
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