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a·muck

 (ə-mŭk′)
adv. & adj.
Variant of amok.
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amuck

(əˈmʌk)
n, adv
a variant of amok
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a•muck

(əˈmʌk)

adj.
1. mad with murderous frenzy.
n.
2. amok.
adv.
3. run or go amuck or amok,
a. to rush about in a murderous frenzy.
b. to go or rush about wildly; be out of control.
Idiom.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.amuck - frenzied as if possessed by a demonamuck - frenzied as if possessed by a demon; "the soldier was completely amuck"; "berserk with grief"; "a berserk worker smashing windows"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
Adv.1.amuck - wildlyamuck - wildly; without self-control; "when the restaurant caught fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit"
2.amuck - in a murderous frenzyamuck - in a murderous frenzy; "rioters running amuck and throwing sticks and bottles and stones"
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amuck

see amok
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amuck

also amok
adjective
Out of control:
Idioms: out of hand, running wild.
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Translations
amok

amuck

adv to run amuck (lit, fig)Amok laufen
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amuck

[əˈmʌk] amok [əˈmɒk] adv to run amuck (madman) → essere preso/a da follia omicida; (children, fans) → scatenarsi; (animals) → correre all'impazzata
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