amuck - definitions and synonyms

amuck adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : wildly frenzied and out of control

    Example Sentenses:

    • the soldier was completely amuck

    • berserk with grief

    • a berserk worker smashing windows

    Synonyms:

    amok / berserk

amuck adverb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : wildly; without self-control

    Example Sentenses:

    • when the restaurant caught fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit

    Synonyms:

    amok
  2. English Meaning: 

    : in a murderous frenzy

    Example Sentenses:

    • rioters running amuck and throwing sticks and bottles and stones

    Synonyms:

    amok / murderously