run[ ruhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF run
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUN
Tell Mrs. Van Geist if she can't come down, I'll run up to her.
He ain't been run over—he's gone broke-lost all our money; every last cent.
Twas a wild goose chase, and I wot not what moved me to run after it.
But here, run away with my pen, I suffer my mother to be angry with me on her own account.
Gray Peter had been fresher than Sally at the end of the run of the day before.
He turned and began to run homewards, like a hunted man in desperate flight.
To you, she's just the same little girl that used to run about here in short frocks.
And I've got enough to run the show, if you'll keep me from chucking it away as I'm doing.
She had always paid him generously for the numerous errands he had run for her.
A year later, Harriett, run down, was ordered to the seaside.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR RUN
- call the shots
- detract from
- have one's way
- have upper hand
- hold sway over
- keep under thumb
- lay down the law
- lead by the nose
- play first fiddle
- prevail over
- reign supreme
- rule the roost
- run the show
- sit on top of
- run of