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To behave in an uncontrolled way - synonyms or related words

go to extremes

to do something much more than is usual or reasonable



to behave in an uncontrolled way, especially when this involves damaging or destroying property over a wide area

run amok

to behave in an uncontrolled and often violent way

go mad

to start behaving in a dangerous uncontrolled manner



to do, say, use etc more of something that you should



to try to do more than your ability, authority, or money will allow



to try to do too much with the money, people etc that are available



to move from one thing to another in a way that is not planned



to do more than you need to do in trying to correct a fault

max out

to do something with as much energy as possible, or to have too much of something, so that you do not want to do or have it any more


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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