Translation of "amok" - English-Spanish dictionary


adverb also amuck uk /əˈmɒk/ us /əˈmʌk/
run amok

to be out of control and act in a wild or dangerous manner

hacer estragos, crear pánico
The soldiers ran amok after one of their senior officers was killed.
The two dogs ran amok in a school playground.

(Translation of “amok” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)