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Synonyms for stampede
stæmˈpidstam·pede

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  1. stampedenoun

    Synonyms:
    rush, flight

  2. stampedenoun

    Synonyms:
    jam, trampling, crush

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stampedenoun

    a headlong rush of people on a common impulse

    "when he shouted `fire' there was a stampede to the exits"

  2. stampedeverb

    a wild headlong rush of frightened animals (horses or cattle)

  3. stampedeverb

    cause to run in panic

    "Thunderbolts can stampede animals"

  4. stampedeverb

    cause a group or mass of people to act on an impulse or hurriedly and impulsively

    "The tavern owners stampeded us into overeating"

  5. stampedeverb

    act, usually en masse, hurriedly or on an impulse

    "Companies will now stampede to release their latest software"

  6. stampedeverb

    run away in a stampede

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. stampedenoun

    Synonyms:
    sudden flight (as of horses from fright)

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "stampede":

    rodeo, rush, scuffle

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2061flight
#4640rush
#5259jam
#12383rodeo
#12398crush
#29262stampede
#33474trampling
#83098scuffle

How to use stampede in a sentence?

  1. Brad Sherman:

    Let's face it, this mission was fraught with peril, because there's no way to flee without causing a stampede, and there's no way to have a stampede that's orderly and meritorious.

  2. Sergei Zalankov:

    Most people, they just didn't have the tickets. So they just stormed the train... I mean, it was almost like a stampede, people were trying to get inside no matter what.

  3. Alaska State Troopers:

    Searchers from Tri-Valley Fire Department and Alaska State Troopers responded on snow machines and located the group approximately 13 miles in from the Stampede Road trailhead.

  4. Ethar El-Katatney:

    I was out for a couple of hours just kind of taking photos, recording. And just two hours standing in the sun makes you so dizzy and so incredibly faint, but regardless, people were still continuing to ... their ritual, where the stampede happened.

  5. Kevin Yam:

    At this point I would say it is a steady trickle rather than stampede but is most definitely happening.


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