Definition of at random in English:

at random

Without method or conscious decision: he opened the book at random
More example sentences
  • Chrissy picked the blue map book up from the floor by her feet and opened it at random.
  • The attack was unprovoked and it seems he was selected at random for assassination.
  • Manu and Nadine meet up, and go on a road trip, picking up men, and killing at random.
Synonyms
unsystematically, arbitrarily, randomly, without prearrangement, without method, unmethodically, haphazardly, without conscious choice, leaving things to chance; out of a hat, by lot
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