Sentence Examples

  • Police officers from the neighboring city were called in to restore order after rioters ran amok in the streets.
  • The children were running amok when their teacher stepped away from the classroom.
  • The fans were described as running amok because they stopped traffic throughout the downtown area after their team won.
  • She does not let the kids have sugar after dinner because they would run amok at bedtime.
  • Whe the robot started going amok and could not be controlled, the engineers realized they had made a terrible mistake in the programming.

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