Amock vs. Amok

Amock vs. Amok — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Amock and Amok

Amockadverb

amok

Amokadverb

Out of control, especially when armed and dangerous.

Amokadverb

In a frenzy of violence, or on a killing spree; berserk.

Amoknoun

One who runs amok; in Malay and Moro/Philippine culture, one who attempts to kill many others, especially expecting that they will be killed themselves.

Amokadjective

in a murderous frenzy as if possessed by a demon;

the soldier was completely amuckberserk with griefa berserk worker smashing windows

Amokadverb

wildly; without self-control;

when the restaurant caught fire the patrons ran amuck, blocking the exit
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Amokadverb

in a murderous frenzy;

rioters running amuck and throwing sticks and bottles and stones