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 Run.Run a Rig (To). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Run Amuck.
 
(See AMUCK.)   1
        “It was like a Malay running amuck, only with a more deadly weapon.”—The Times.
       
“Frontless and satire-proof he scours the streets,
And runs an Indian-muck at all he meets.”
       
Dryden: The Hind and the Panther.
 


 Run.Run a Rig (To). 

 
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