Definition of the rout was on
- After they scored their fourth goal, the rout was on.
: a crowd of people
: to low loudly : bellow
: to poke around with the snout : root
: to search haphazardly
: to dig up with the snout
: a state of wild confusion or disorderly retreat
: a disastrous defeat : debacle
: a precipitate flight
: to disorganize completely : demoralize
: to put to precipitate flight
: to defeat decisively or disastrously
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