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stam•pede



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n., v., -ped•ed, -ped•ing.


n.
1. a sudden, frenzied rush or headlong flight of a herd of frightened animals, esp. cattle or horses.
2. any headlong general flight or rush.
3. Western U.S., Canada.a celebration, usually held annually, combining a rodeo, contests, exhibitions, dancing, etc.

v.i.
1. to scatter or flee in a stampede: People stampeded from the burning theater.
2. to make a general rush: On hearing of the sale, they stampeded to the store.

v.t.
1. to cause to stampede.
2. to rush or overrun (a place): Customers stampeded the stores.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/stampede.html on line 151 stampede (Thesaurus)

 

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