Thesaurus / running away

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The wind blew over the grass, and the grass moved in green waves; Flaxie thought it was running away like herself.

Lill's Travels in Santa Claus Land and other StoriesEllis Towne, Sophie May and Ella Farman

"Your enthusiasm is running away with you," someone laughed.

FantmasPierre Souvestre

It is permissible to vary the chase by running away from the immediate vicinity of the circle.

The boys had good reasons for running away during Captain Putnam's absence.

The Rover Boys in the AirEdward Stratemeyer

He was so everlastingly tickled with his joke that he sat up all that night to guy me about my running away from a bear.

So if your mamma will let you go out there with me I promise to return you to her instead of running away with you.

As they step up the incline, you take their riders, and remember to give them the chance of running away.

In Kedar's TentsHenry Seton Merriman

“Diving,” said I, “is not running away;” so over we all went, except two.

Frank MildmayCaptain Frederick Marryat

Marine engineers, therefore, need some mechanical means of restraining their engines from "running away."

Came the day when Grey Beaver, deciding that the liability of her running away was past, released Kiche.

White FangJack London
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.