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Running amok, sometimes referred to as simply amok (also spelled amuck or amuk, from the Malay meaning "mad with uncontrollable rage" is a term for a killing spree perpetrated by an individual out of rage or resentment over perceived mistreatment.
The madman with a gun started running amok on the streets of downtown.
by Aldana2008 September 22, 2010
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Someone who used to be a potential girlfriend/boyfriend, but no longer is.
Tim: Zack, is that your exgirlfriend?
Zack: No, she's an expotential. We never actually dated...
by brownsuite September 24, 2011
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A culture specific syndrome from Malay involving acute indiscriminate homicidal mania first noted in the 17th century and now seen on psychiatry shelf exams. Used in American vernacular to connote aggressive, uncontrolled behavior.
The man from Southeast Asia ran amok after taking the psychiatry exam, killing three other med students with his sharpened number two pencil.
by petronas March 06, 2006
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amok a-mock: an aggresive activity tends to ruin everything.
This word comes from southeast asian language, bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian language) :
amuk(verb),meng-amuk
that drunken guy run amok
by kidar December 16, 2003
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A term used to describe Ron Paul, a GOP Presidential candidate from Texas.
Ron Paul runs amok towards his fellow 2012 GOP presidential contenders (Santorum, Romney, Newt).

Ron Paul runs amok.

The old man runs amok.
by Costello MD March 10, 2012
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Used if you cant be bothed to put spaces in between "am ok". Can be used to greet
dude A:hows you?
dude B:Amok!
dude A: gdgd
by dnh500 November 09, 2005
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a girl called liv who is small like chelsea and will prob always be 5,3 like chelsea

will never meet jack avery but that’s okay she can dream

will never go out with beep cos He likes a popular girl who looks nothing like liv and is way prettier than liv
joe: omfg what was that?
jai: oh that was just liv the amok
by BabyDaddyAvery May 12, 2019
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