2. perform as expected when applied 4. have a tendency or disposition to do or be something 5. (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team
Example : the defensive line braced to stop the run
6. pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals) 7. move along, of liquids 8. the act of testing something 9. a row of unravelled stitches
Example : I got a run in my stocking.
10. a race run on foot
Example : I broke the record for the half-mile run.
11. a race between candidates for elective office 12. reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating 13. have a particular form
Example : the story or argument runs as follows
14. change or be different within limits 15. a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely
Example : the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th
17. the pouring forth of a fluid 18. an unbroken series of events 20. come unraveled or undone as if by snagging
Example : My nylons were running.
21. progress by being changed 22. compete in a race
Example : I am running a marathon this year.
23. run, stand, or compete for an office or a position
Example : Who's running for treasurer this year?
24. pass over, across, or through 25. carry out
Example : run an errand
26. cause to emit recorded audio or video 27. include as the content 28. travel a route regularly 29. keep company
Example : the heifers run with the bulls to produce offspring
30. be diffused
Example : These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run
32. deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor 34. carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine 35. extend or continue for a certain period of time
Example : The film runs 5 hours
36. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope
Example : run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
37. cause something to pass or lead somewhere 39. a regular trip
Example : the ship made its run in record time
40. a short trip
Example : take a run into town
41. an unbroken chronological sequence
Example : the play had a long run on Broadway
42. the production achieved during a continuous period of operation (of a machine or factory etc.)
Example : a daily run of 100,000 gallons of paint
43. unrestricted freedom to use
Example : The rabbits have the run of the house.
44. the continuous period of time during which something (a machine or a factory) operates or continues in operation
Example : the assembly line was on a 12-hour run
45. cause to perform
Example : run a subject
46. change from one state to another
Example : run amok
47. be operating, running or functioning
Example : The car is still running--turn it off!
48. cover by running
Example : run a certain distance
49. move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time
Example : Don't run--you'll be out of breath
50. travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means 53. cause an animal to move fast
Example : run the dogs
54. move about freely and without restraint, or act as if running around in an uncontrolled way
Example : who are these people running around in the building?
55. set animals loose to graze 57. occur persistently
Example : Musical talent runs in the family
Translation for "run"
run meaning in Spanish : correr run meaning in German : Lauf run meaning in Japanese : 走る run meaning in Turkish : koşmak run meaning in Chinese : 跑 run meaning in Arabic : يركض run meaning in Polish : biegać run meaning in Hindi : रन run meaning in French : courir run meaning in Russian : бежать run meaning in Tamil : ரன் run meaning in Telugu : రన్