Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / running off
FEEDBACK

other words for running off

Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Perfect Your Word Proficiency With This SAT Quiz

START THE QUIZ

How to use running off in a sentence

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
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
After the Reserve Banks have been in operation long enough to be running smoothly, not a few branches will doubtless be organized.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The fire along the three miles front is like the rumble of an express train running over fog signals.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
In running over many words, the intellect might be arrested by chance.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
A biggish sea running, subsiding as the day went on—and my mind grew calmer with the waves.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Five hundred of our fighting men are running to and fro between cliffs and sea carrying stones wherewith to improve our pier.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The white ranchmen in the valley were all fencing in their lands; no more free running of stock.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON

WORD OF THE DAY

inimicaladjective | [ih-nim-i-kuhl ]SEE DEFINITION