Word:

Amuck

A`muck´   Pronunciation: å`mŭk´
a. & adv.1.In a frenzied and reckless manner.
To run amuck
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.
Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet
To run amuck, and tilt at all I meet.
- Pope.
Adj.1.amuck - in a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon; "the soldier was completely amuck"; "berserk with grief"; "a berserk worker smashing windows"
Adv.1.amuck - wildly; without self-control; "when the restaurant caught fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit"
Synonyms: amok
2.amuck - in a murderous frenzy; "rioters running amuck and throwing sticks and bottles and stones"
Synonyms: amok, murderously
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