Thesaurus / running down

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Running down the ladder, cap in hand, he offered her his assistance.

He was so affected, by the warmth of the greeting, that the tears were running down his cheeks when he was allowed to alight.

Your tears are running down my bosom like a torrent, and boiling hot too.

The HeroineEaton Stannard Barrett

By that time a crowd of impetuous boys had armed themselves and were running down the hill on our side to join the Confederates.

MemoriesFannie A. (Mrs.) Beers

The tears were running down both her cheeks, but she did not move, or take her eyes off the face on the pillow.

Now we must concentrate all our efforts to running down the invited guests and learning just where they were that evening.

She was full of spirits and vanity—she ran on, running down the flight of steps which led to the garden.

The BraceletsMaria Edgeworth

It was on this island, many years ago, that an English brig struck in a dark night, while "running down the trades."

Jack in the ForecastleJohn Sherburne Sleeper

Perspiration was running down his face, and even his hands were wet with it.

A Spirit in PrisonRobert Hichens

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