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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 amuck /əˈmʌk/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 amuck /-ˈmək/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·muck a. & adv.  In a frenzied and reckless manner.
 To run amuck, to rush out in a state of frenzy, as the Malays sometimes do under the influence of “bhang,” and attack every one that comes in the way; to assail recklessly and indiscriminately.
 Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet
 To run amuck, and tilt at all I meet.   --Pope.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : in a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon; "the
            soldier was completely amuck"; "berserk with grief"; "a
            berserk worker smashing windows" [syn: amok, berserk,
             demoniac, demoniacal, possessed(p)]
      adv 1: wildly; without self-control; "when the restaurant caught
             fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit" [syn: amok]
      2: in a murderous frenzy; "rioters running amuck and throwing
         sticks and bottles and stones" [syn: amok, murderously]