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wildly; without self-control; "when the restaurant caught fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit"
Amok Sample Sentences in News
- Amok slashes man, sets house on fire
Kota Kinabalu: A man in his 50s ran amok and slashed another before setting fire to a house in Kg Mindohuon Lama, Ranau, along Jalan Telupid. Read more on this news related to 'Amok'
- Pentagon: Military arms transfers to police not ‘program run amok’
The Defense Department is pushing back against criticism that it’s helping militarize local police forces by supplying them with surplus gear. Read more on this news related to 'Amok'
- Toronto construction runs amok, obscuring traffic signals
A trifling matter such as pedestrian safety should not be allowed to stand in the way of progress, when there’s a condo tower to be built. Or so it would seem at the southwest corner of Spadina Ave. and Adelaide St. W., where construction hoarding is obscuring a pedestrian signal and countdown timer from people who need to see them. As pedestrians and drivers, w Read more on this news related to 'Amok'