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run

[rʌn]
noun
1. [on foot]   carrera f
 to go for a run   ir a correr
 on the run   en fuga
 to make a run for it   tratar de fugarse
2. [journey - in car]   paseo m or vuelta f (en coche)
 to go for a run   ir a dar una vuelta
[ - in plane, ship]   viaje m
3. [series - of wins, disasters]   serie f
[ - of luck]   racha f
4. THEAT
 the play had a 6-week run   la obra estuvo en cartelera 6 semanas
5. [great demand]
 a run on something   una gran demanda de algo
6. [in tights]   carrera f
7. [in cricket, baseball]   carrera f
8. [for skiing etc]   pista f
9. [term]
 in the short/long run   a corto/largo plazo


   

run

[rʌn] (     pt ran, pp run,     cont running )
transitive verb Conjugation
1. [on foot]   Conjugation correr
2. [manage - business]   Conjugation dirigir, Conjugation administrar
[ - life, event]   Conjugation organizar
3. [operate - computer program, machine, film]   Conjugation poner
[ - experiment]   Conjugation montar
4. [have and use - car etc]   hacer funcionar
 it's cheap to run   es barato de mantener
 it runs on diesel/off the mains   funciona con diesel/electricidad
5. [open - tap]   Conjugation abrir
 to run a bath   llenar la bañera
6. [publish]   Conjugation publicar
7. (inf) [transport by car]   Conjugation llevar
 shall I run you to school?   ¿te llevo al colegio?
8. [move]
 to run something along or over   pasar algo por


   

run

[rʌn] (     pt ran, pp run,     cont running )
intransitive verb Conjugation
1. [on foot]   Conjugation correr
 to run for it   echar a correr
2. [follow a direction]
 the road runs parallel to the river   la carretera discurre paralela al río
3. (esp US) [in election]
 to run (for)   presentarse como candidato ( f candidata)(a)
 he's running for president   se presenta a la presidencia
4. [factory, machine]   Conjugation funcionar
[engine]   estar encendido ( f encendida)
 to run on or off something   funcionar con algo
 to run smoothly   ir bien
5. [bus, train]   Conjugation ir
6. [flow]   Conjugation correr
 to run dry   secarse, quedarse sin agua
7. [tap]   Conjugation gotear
 somebody has left the tap running   alguien se ha dejado el grifo abierto
[nose]   Conjugation moquear
 my nose is running   me moquea la nariz
[eyes]   Conjugation llorar
8. [colour]   Conjugation desteñir
 feelings were running high   la gente estaba indignada
 to be running late   ir con retraso


  

run across


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
[meet]   encontrarse con


  

run along


intransitive verb Conjugation
(dated)
 run along now!   ¡vete!, ¡anda ya!


  

run away


intransitive verb Conjugation
1. [flee]
 to run away (from)   huir or fugarse (de)
2. (fig) [avoid]
 to run away from [responsibility, subject]   evadir
[thought]   evitar


  

run away with


transitive verb inseparable
 he lets his enthusiasm run away with him   se deja llevar por el entusiasmo


  

run down


transitive verb separable Conjugation
1. [run over]   Conjugation atropellar
2. [criticize]   hablar mal de


  

run down


intransitive verb Conjugation
[battery]   acabarse
[clock]   Conjugation pararse
[project, business]   debilitarse, perder energía


  

run into


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
1. [problem]   Conjugation encontrar
[person]   tropezarse con
 to run into debt   endeudarse
2. [in vehicle]   chocar con
3. [blend with]
 to run into each other   mezclarse
4. [amount to]   ascender a


  

run off


transitive verb separable Conjugation
[copies, photocopies]   Conjugation sacar

  

run off


intransitive verb Conjugation
 to run off (with)   fugarse (con)


  

run on


intransitive verb Conjugation
[continue]   Conjugation continuar


  

run out


intransitive verb Conjugation
1. [become used up]   acabarse
2. [expire]   Conjugation caducar


  

run out of


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
  quedarse sin
 we've run out of food   se nos ha acabado la comida


  

run over


transitive verb separable Conjugation
  Conjugation atropellar


  

run through


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
1. [be present in]   Conjugation recorrer, Conjugation atravesar
 the vein of humour which ran through her work   el tono de humor que está presente en su trabajo
2. [practise]   Conjugation ensayar, Conjugation practicar
3. [read through]   echar un vistazo a


  

run to


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
1. [amount to]   ascender a
 the bill ran to thousands   la cuenta subía a varios miles
2. [afford]   Conjugation permitirse
 I can't run to a new car   no me puedo permitir un nuevo coche


  

run up


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
[amass]   incurrir en, Conjugation contraer
 he ran up a huge bill   acumuló una factura enorme


  

run up against


transitive verb inseparable Conjugation
  tropezar con


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