French translation of 'rampage'
to be on the rampage se déchaîner
to go on the rampage se déchaîner
[ræmˈpeɪdʒ ]intransitive verb
(= behave riotously) se livrer à des saccages
They went rampaging through the town. Ils ont envahi les rues et ont tout saccagé sur leur passage.
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After wrecking machinery and burning down mills across Lancashire, the rampaging mobs were only finally brought to heel after fighting pitched battles with the army.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
But when a genetically modified hybrid dinosaur scales a 40ft wall and embarks on a wild rampage, the fun turns to fear.The Sun (2016)
During filming the pair did some crazy stunts including riding through narrow streets on a motorbike ahead of rampaging bulls.The Sun (2010)
That would involve, say, a rampaging mob destroying facilities owned by a foreign company while the police stand by looking on.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A British diplomat accused of going on a drunken rampage on a flight last year blamed the incident on stress.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
But the bull rampaged again.The Sun (2007)
Diplomats serving in embassies in hostile regions have long been able to retreat to a reinforced inner sanctum, designed to shield them from rampaging mobs.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Faced with the choice of spending money to see a rampaging bull charge through the streets or pay for local services, councils have opted for the latter.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
IT sounded like the roar of 50,000 rampaging bull elephants and didn't let up all afternoon.The Sun (2010)
It came as the university sent students a 2,000 bill for damages done to an accommodation block during a drunken rampage.The Sun (2013)
It is exactly a year ago that Britain was burning as young rioters rampaged through our towns.The Sun (2012)
THREE British men are facing jail after an alleged drunken rampage on a plane packed with holidaymakers.The Sun (2009)
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British English: rampage VERB
When people or animals rampage through a place, they rush about there in a wild or violent way, causing damage or destruction.
Hundreds of youths rampaged through the town, smashing windows and overturning cars.
Translation of rampage from the Collins English to French Dictionary