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See definition of running around on Dictionary.com
  • as inrevel
  • as inplay the field
  • as inroister
  • as inelude
  • as inequivocate
  • as ingad
  • as inhedge

synonyms for running around

  • bask
  • rejoice
  • carouse
  • crow
  • delight
  • enjoy
  • frolic
  • gloat
  • indulge
  • lark
  • luxuriate
  • relish
  • riot
  • roister
  • roll
  • rollick
  • savor
  • thrive
  • wallow
  • blow off steam
  • carry on
  • cut loose
  • fool around
  • go on a spree
  • kick up heels
  • kid around
  • lap up
  • let go
  • let loose
  • live it up
  • make merry
  • paint the town
  • run around
  • step out
  • whoop it up

antonyms for running around

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  • be sad
  • disappoint
  • dislike
  • distress
  • hate
    • abet
    • aid
    • assist
    • clarify
    • clear up
    • encourage
    • enlighten
    • explain
    • face
    • help
    • meet
    • support
    • attract
    • confront
    • encounter
    • entice
    • invite
    • take on
    • confront
    • encounter
    • face
    • meet
    • release
    • take on
    • tell the truth
    • stay
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    How to use running around in a sentence

    Descending the Alps to the east or south into Piedmont, a new world lies around and before you.
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    Davy looked around and saw an old man coming toward them across the lawn.
    DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
    This, however, did not apply to the waters lying directly around the Poloe and Flatland groups.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    While they were doing this, he assembled the officers around him, and the meaning of our night march was explained to us.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    The cantonment was split into two sections by an irregular ravine, or nullah, running east and west.
    THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
    Father Gaspara was about to ask another question, when Ramona appeared in the doorway, flushed with running.
    RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
    The grass had a delightful fragrance, like new-mown hay, and was neatly wound around the tunnel, like the inside of a bird's-nest.
    DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
    They cultivated a few plants around their wigwams, and cured a few pounds for their own use.
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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