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 Run.Run a Rig (To). 
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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