Thesaurus / run across

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By George, I'd hate to be one and run across you, young lady.

SkyriderB. M. Bower

She said she had run across an old Californian friend and they had been having tea together and seeing the shops.

The PrecipiceElia Wilkinson Peattie

Clearly it was too risky to land and run across the fields; the dog would track the fugitives with the greatest ease.

A Lively Bit of the FrontPercy F. Westerman

Just the sort of place we wanted to run across, remarked George; and the celebrated Stormways luck still holds good, it seems.

He has no fear and he may run across you and bite you in the face.

In her bare feet, Claire had run across the room, looked desperately out of the window.

Free AirSinclair Lewis

The 452poor wretch had run across the desert with his warning.

The MissourianEugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle

"You'll stay till we find out what right you've got to run across this field," the boy who had first spoken said decidedly.

Giraffe would surely have had plenty of time to run across some wayside cottage where they had a horse that could be hired.

It was evident that the paling had been run across the garden, which must have been very extensive.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.