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rampage

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verb ram·page \ˈram-ˌpāj, (ˌ)ram-ˈ\

Simple Definition of rampage

  • : to act or move in a wild and usually destructive way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rampage

rampaged

rampaging

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to rush wildly about

Examples of rampage in a sentence

  1. Rioters rampaged through the streets of the city.



Origin and Etymology of rampage

Scots


First Known Use: 1808


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rampage

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noun ram·page \ˈram-ˌpāj\

Simple Definition of rampage

  • : an occurrence of wild and usually destructive behavior

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rampage

  1. :  a course of violent, riotous, or reckless action or behavior

rampageous

play \ram-ˈpā-jəs\ adjective

rampageously

adverb

rampageousness

noun

Examples of rampage in a sentence

  1. <some crazy guy went on a rampage in the public library and started grabbing books off the shelves and tossing them around>



1861

First Known Use of rampage

1861


RAMPAGE Defined for Kids

rampage

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noun ram·page \ˈram-ˌpāj\

Definition of rampage for Students

  1. :  a period or instance of violent action or behavior





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