run down[ ruhn-doun ]SEE DEFINITION OF run down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUN DOWN
A year later, Harriett, run down, was ordered to the seaside.
And meantime, I'll run down to Dad's office, and have him back here in half an hour.
The result was a run down to Gravesend to pay just a friendly visit to Langdon.
I happen to be at my sister's, on my way from Cairo to Norway, so I undertake to run down.
She suffered it to run down; but he was still uneasy, and showed that was not what he wanted.
I "run down" the accountant because he was either ignorant or corrupt.
Run down, Vic, dear, and get Geoff to go straight into the school-room.
Were we to run down to him, the object of his pursuit could be determined in a few minutes.
I'll take a run down to the bank in my electric in a little while.
Mind, my dear Bertie, I do not wish to run down your view or that of any other man.
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