Definitions For Stampede

noun

  • A headlong rush of people on a common impulse
  • A wild headlong rush of frightened animals (horses or cattle)
  • An occurrence in which a large group of frightened or excited animals or people run together in a wild and uncontrolled way to escape from something, get out of a place, etc.
  • A situation in which a lot of people try to do the same thing at the same time

verb

  • Run away in a stampede
  • Cause to run in panic
  • Act, usually en masse, hurriedly or on an impulse
  • Cause a group or mass of people to act on an impulse or hurriedly and impulsively
  • To run away in a large group from something especially because of fear
  • To cause (animals) to run away in a large group
  • To cause (a person or a group of people) to do something suddenly and without proper thought

Is Stampede a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
13
Words with Friends
15

The word Stampede is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stampede in a Sentence

  • A stampede to the exits
  • A stampede to buy the stock
  • A stampede of new applicants
  • People stampeded to the exits.
  • The gunshot stampeded the cattle.

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