a wild headlong rush of frightened animals (horses or cattle)
- skenande hjord
cause to run in panic: "Thunderbolts can stampede animals"
cause a group or mass of people to act on an impulse or hurriedly and impulsively
- "The tavern owners stampeded us into overeating"
act, usually en masse, hurriedly or on an impulse: "Companies will now stampede to release their latest software"
run away in a stampede