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stampede

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a large group of animals or people moving together in a quick and disordered way
  • During the morning rush hour, the coffee shop gets hit with a stampede of customers.

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stampede

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of stampede (Entry 2 of 2)

to move together in a quick and disordered manner and usually in a large group
  • At the sound of the lunch bell, all five hundred students in the building stampeded toward the cafeteria.

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The first known use of stampede was in 1828

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“Stampede.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stampede. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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