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1. To kill many people or cause a large amount of destruction in a manner similar to the fictional character Rambo (who is known for amassing a large body count in his films). I don't like the thought of our kids playing video games in which you Ramboize countless people with assault rifles and rocket launchers.
2. To cause someone to be inclined to shoot and kill people or to glorify that behavior; to make someone behave or think like Rambo. The government pumps an absurd amount of military propaganda into the film industry in order to Ramboize the youth of the nation.


tv. to (figuratively) annihilate someone or something; to harm someone or something. (Collegiate. From the powerful film character Rambo.) The students ramboed the cafeteria, and the cops were called.


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Tiger has made waves with the poster," Anand added, adding how it was very encouraging for the team when Hollywood's original Rambo, Sylvester Stallone, tweeted it.
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The Rambo series is based on the novel First Blood by David Morrell and stars Sylvester Stallone as a Vietnam veteran and US Special Forces soldier.
The gold medal was not unexpected, given that Rambo has done very well in various events in the past.
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Asked about a new Rambo film, Sly initially joked that he would now be "based in Vegas" instead of fighting wars.
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Keith Lemon knows his favourite film, Rambo First Blood, so well that he can describe its entire plot barely drawing breath.
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While Chuck Norris freed military prisoners from Vietnam in Missing in Action (Joseph Zito, 1984) and both Patrick Swayze and Charlie Sheen defended the United States against a Communist invasion in Red Dawn (John Milius, 1984), Sylvester Stallone's turn as John Rambo epitomized the subgenre, with Rambo: First Blood Part II being the most financially lucrative and visually excessive film in the 1980s high concept war film cycle.
During the 1980s, the cinematic character John Rambo achieved iconic status in American popular culture by performing superhuman feats of strength, courage, and willpower to overcome situations of extreme peril and a diverse array of foes.
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