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Word: stampede

Definition: sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises

Sentences Containing 'stampede'

It is a stampede to them; they are quite thrown out; they have lost the scent.

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