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Definition of "run":

noun: a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely

"the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th"


noun: the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace

"he broke into a run"


noun: a regular trip

"the ship made its run in record time"


noun: a short trip

"take a run into town"


noun: (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team

"the defensive line braced to stop the run"


noun: the act of testing something


noun: an unbroken chronological sequence

"the play had a long run on Broadway"


noun: the pouring forth of a fluid


noun: a row of unravelled stitches

"she got a run in her stocking"


noun: a race run on foot

"she broke the record for the half-mile run"


noun: a race between candidates for elective office

"he is raising money for a Senate run"


noun: an unbroken series of events

"Nicklaus had a run of birdies"


noun: a small stream


noun: the production achieved during a continuous period of operation (of a machine or factory etc.)

"a daily run of 100,000 gallons of paint"


noun: unrestricted freedom to use

"he has the run of the house"


noun: the continuous period of time during which something (a machine or a factory) operates or continues in operation

"the assembly line was on a 12-hour run"


verb: become undone


verb: come unraveled or undone as if by snagging

"Her nylons were running"


verb: reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating


verb: cause to perform

"run a subject"


verb: progress by being changed

"run through your presentation before the meeting"


verb: change from one state to another

"run amok"


verb: compete in a race

"he is running the Marathon this year"


verb: run, stand, or compete for an office or a position

"Who's running for treasurer this year?"


verb: pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)

"The dogs are running deer"


verb: pass over, across, or through


verb: perform as expected when applied

"Does this old car still run well?"


verb: be operating, running or functioning

"The car is still running--turn it off!"


verb: carry out

"run an errand"


verb: cause to emit recorded audio or video


verb: include as the content; broadcast or publicize


verb: travel a route regularly


verb: cover by running; run a certain distance


verb: move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time

"Don't run--you'll be out of breath"


verb: travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means

"Run to the store!"


verb: run with the ball; in such sports as football


verb: keep company

"the heifers run with the bulls to produce offspring"


verb: sail before the wind


verb: be diffused

"These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run"


verb: move along, of liquids


verb: flee; take to one's heels; cut and run

"If you see this man, run!"


verb: cause an animal to move fast

"run the dogs"


verb: move about freely and without restraint, or act as if running around in an uncontrolled way

"who are these people running around in the building?"


verb: deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor


verb: set animals loose to graze


verb: direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.

"She is running a relief operation in the Sudan"


verb: make without a miss


verb: carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine

"Run the dishwasher"


verb: occur persistently

"Musical talent runs in the family"


verb: continue to exist


verb: extend or continue for a certain period of time

"The film runs 5 hours"


verb: stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point

"Service runs all the way to Cranbury"


verb: cause something to pass or lead somewhere

"Run the wire behind the cabinet"


verb: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined

"These dresses run small"


verb: be affected by; be subjected to

"run a temperature"


verb: have a particular form

"the story or argument runs as follows"


verb: change or be different within limits

"Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"



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