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Hypernyms for run

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Definitions for run

  • noun - a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely; "the Yankees scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 9th"; "their first tally came in the 3rd inning"
  • noun - the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace; "he broke into a run"; "his daily run keeps him fit"
  • noun - a regular trip; "the ship made its run in record time"
  • noun - a short trip; "take a run into town"
  • verb - become undone; "the sweater unraveled"
  • verb - come unraveled or undone as if by snagging; "Her nylons were running"
  • verb - reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state
  • verb - cause to perform; "run a subject"; "run a process"
  • verb - progress by being changed; "The speech has to go through several more drafts"; "run through your presentation before the meeting"
  • verb - change from one state to another; "run amok"; "run rogue"; "run riot"
  • noun - (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team; "the defensive line braced to stop the run"; "the coach put great emphasis on running"
  • noun - the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
  • verb - compete in a race; "he is running the Marathon this year"; "let's race and see who gets there first"
  • verb - run
  • verb - pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals); "Goering often hunted wild boars in Poland"; "The dogs are running deer"; "The Duke hunted in these woods"
  • verb - pass over
  • verb - perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore"
  • verb - be operating
  • verb - carry out; "run an errand"
  • verb - cause to emit recorded audio or video; "They ran the tapes over and over again"; "I'll play you my favorite record"; "He never tires of playing that video"
  • verb - include as the content; broadcast or publicize; "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference"
  • verb - travel a route regularly; "Ships ply the waters near the coast"
  • verb - cover by running; run a certain distance; "She ran 10 miles that day"
  • verb - move fast by using one's feet
  • verb - travel rapidly
  • verb - run with the ball; in such sports as football
  • verb - keep company; "the heifers run with the bulls to produce offspring"
  • verb - sail before the wind
  • verb - be diffused; "These dyes and colors are guaranteed not to run"
  • verb - move along
  • verb - flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; "If you see this man
  • verb - cause an animal to move fast; "run the dogs"
  • verb - move about freely and without restraint
  • verb - deal in illegally
  • verb - set animals loose to graze
  • verb - direct or control; projects
  • verb - make without a miss
  • verb - carry out a process or program
  • verb - occur persistently; "Musical talent runs in the family"
  • verb - continue to exist; "These stories die hard"; "The legend of Elvis endures"
  • verb - extend or continue for a certain period of time; "The film runs 5 hours"
  • verb - stretch out over a distance
  • verb - cause something to pass or lead somewhere; "Run the wire behind the cabinet"
  • verb - have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined; "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"
  • verb - be affected by; be subjected to; "run a temperature"; "run a risk"
  • verb - have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
  • verb - change or be different within limits; "Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion"; "Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent"; "The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals"; "My students range from very bright to dull"
  • noun - an unbroken chronological sequence; "the play had a long run on Broadway"; "the team enjoyed a brief run of victories"
  • noun - the pouring forth of a fluid
  • noun - a row of unravelled stitches; "she got a run in her stocking"
  • noun - a race run on foot; "she broke the record for the half-mile run"
  • noun - a race between candidates for elective office; "I managed his campaign for governor"; "he is raising money for a Senate run"
  • noun - an unbroken series of events; "had a streak of bad luck"; "Nicklaus had a run of birdies"
  • noun - a small stream
  • noun - the production achieved during a continuous period of operation (of a machine or factory etc.); "a daily run of 100
  • noun - unrestricted freedom to use; "he has the run of the house"
  • noun - the continuous period of time during which something (a machine or a factory) operates or continues in operation; "the assembly line was on a 12-hour run"
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    Synonyms for run

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    Antonyms for run


    Holonyms for run

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    Hyponyms for run

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    Meronyms for run

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    Sounds like run

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