Sentence Examples


  • Rumors continued to be rampant about his alleged culpability in Billy Langstrom's death.
  • She recalled with bitterness how he'd plied her with potion, falsely igniting her deep seeded passions until there was no turning back from his rampant lust.
  • Dean knew the look and he put the brakes on Fred's euphoria before the rampant speculation could go any further.
  • The scandals of the bowling alleys grew rampant in Elizabethan London, and Stephen Gosson in his School of Abuse (1579) says, "Common bowling alleys are privy moths that eat up the credit of many idle citizens; whose gains at home are not able to weigh down their losses abroad; whose shops are so far from maintaining their play, that their wives and children cry out for bread, and go to bed supperless often in the year."
  • Materialistic views were at the time rampant and fashionable, and faith in immortality was at a low ebb.

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