Translation of "rampant" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈræm.pənt/ us /ˈræm.pənt/

rampant adjective (INCREASING)

(of something bad) getting worse quickly and in an uncontrolled way

rampant corruption 腐敗猖獗
Rampant inflation means that our wage increases soon become worth nothing. 通貨膨脹漲個不停,這意味著我們增長的工資很快就一錢不值了。
He said that he had encountered rampant prejudice in his attempts to get a job. 他說他在找工作時,四處遭受歧視。
Disease is rampant in the overcrowded city. 疾病在過分擁擠的城市中肆虐。

rampant adjective (STANDING)

[ after noun ] (of an animal represented on a coat of arms) standing on its back legs with its front legs raised

a lion rampant 躍立的雄獅紋章圖案

(Translation of “rampant” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)