Synonyms of 'stampede'
to run away in a stampedeThe crowd stampeded and many were crushed or trampled underfoot.
I made some excuse and bolted towards the exit.
I excused myself and ran back to the telephone.
He charged into the room.
They raced away out of sight.
The car went careering off down the track.
Someone inside the building rushed out.
Suddenly she dashed out into the garden.
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in the sense of career
to rush in an uncontrolled wayThe car went careering off down the track.
in the sense of charge
an onrush or attackHe led the bayonet charge from the front.
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