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rampant
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
unrestrained — typically something harmful
  • As to his blood, I suppose the family quarterings are three cuttle-fish sable, and a commentator rampant.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (43% in)
  • Mr. Hawley's disgust at the notion of the "Pioneer" being edited by an emissary, and of Brooke becoming actively political—as if a tortoise of desultory pursuits should protrude its small head ambitiously and become rampant—was hardly equal to the annoyance felt by some members of Mr. Brooke's own family.
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (34% in)

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