Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “amok”

amok

adverb (also amuck)     /əˈmɒk/ US  /-ˈmʌk/
run amok to be out of control and act in a wild or dangerous manner
狂亂,狂暴,發狂
The army ran amok after one of its senior officers was killed .
一名高級軍官被殺後,這支軍隊開始胡作非為。
The two dogs ran amok in a school playground .
那兩隻狗在學校操場上廝咬起來。
Uncontrolled
(Definition of amok adverb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “amok” in other dictionaries

Translations of “amok”

Word of the Day

drizzle

to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More