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Bryan A. Garner

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Usage and Style

Published in print January 2000 | ISBN: 9780195135084
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891245

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means “widespread, unrestrained” <a rampant epidemic>. Thus, bad things become rampant in places; places don't become rampant with bad things.

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Subjects: Language Reference

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