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1. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time.

Synonyms

  • romp
  • hurry
  • scurry
  • trot
  • speed
  • scamper
  • zip
  • travel rapidly
  • hare
  • rush
  • jog
  • run bases
  • clip
  • skitter
  • streak
  • lope
  • scuttle
  • sprint

Antonyms

  • unextended
  • uncover
  • unprepared
  • exclude

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Run By

  • adl-tabatabai
  • dwi
  • oversupply
  • standby
  • semidry
  • resupply
  • private-eye
  • misapply
  • isty
  • drip-dry
  • cspi
  • whereby
  • underly
  • underlie
  • overfly
  • mistry
  • mcfly
  • lxi
  • drive-by
  • comply
  • versailles
  • thereby
  • switaj
  • supply
  • sundai
  • sri
  • shanghai
  • sci
  • retry
  • reply

Example sentences of the word run-by


1. Noun Phrase
Many times, businesses are run by managers and employees and an owner is considered more external than internal.

2. Noun Phrase
Even in the 21st century, businesses are run by people, not computers.

2. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run.

Synonyms

  • scarper
  • skedaddle
  • take to the woods
  • head for the hills
  • run away
  • take flight
  • fly the coop
  • go away
  • hightail it
  • flee
  • bunk
  • escape
  • turn tail
  • scat
  • break away
  • go forth
  • fly
  • lam

Antonyms

  • invest
  • deposit
  • sheathe
  • obviate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • be
  • go far
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • pull out
  • leave

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. run

noun. ['ˈrʌn'] a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.

Synonyms

  • run batted in
  • score
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • rbi

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • high tide
  • low tide
  • flood tide

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] direct or control; projects, businesses, etc..

Synonyms

  • direct
  • operate
  • work
  • financier
  • warm up

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • survive
  • forbid
  • invalidate

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] have a particular form.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • expand

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] perform as expected when applied.

Synonyms

  • serve
  • double
  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • function
  • service
  • roll

Antonyms

  • get on
  • come
  • file in
  • pop in

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] move along, of liquids.

Synonyms

  • tide
  • waste
  • eddy
  • run down
  • ooze
  • run out
  • whirlpool
  • gutter
  • feed
  • jet
  • drain
  • trickle
  • spill
  • whirl
  • surge
  • gush
  • move
  • course
  • purl
  • flush
  • filter
  • swirl
  • run off
  • circulate
  • dribble
  • stream
  • pour
  • flow
  • well out

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • adduct
  • abduct
  • glycerolize

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] change or be different within limits.

Synonyms

  • be
  • extend
  • go
  • range
  • lead

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • undiluted
  • uncastrated
  • attend

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. run

verb. ['ˈrʌn'] run, stand, or compete for an office or a position.

Synonyms

  • whistlestop
  • stump
  • register
  • rerun
  • campaign
  • race

Antonyms

  • deceleration
  • acceleration
  • decelerate
  • unzip

Etymology

  • ronnen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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