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1 amok

noun \ ə-ˈmək , -ˈmäk \

variants: or less commonly amuck \ə-ˈmək\

Definition of amok

: an episode of sudden mass assault against people or objects usually by a single individual following a period of brooding that has traditionally been regarded as occurring especially in Malaysian culture but is now increasingly viewed as psychopathological behavior occurring worldwide in numerous countries and cultures.

Source: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amok