To run amuck
Also found in: Idioms.
|to rush out in a state of frenzy, as the Malays sometimes do under the influence of "bhang," and attack every one that comes in the way; to assail recklessly and indiscriminately.|
See also: Amuck
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.