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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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Rhymes with Run On

  • fernand
  • guinan
  • non
  • perignon

Sentences with run-on


1. Noun Phrase
Most American appliances run on 120 volt power.

2. Noun Phrase
Some larger appliances such as washers and dryers, however, run on 220 or 240 volt power.

3. Noun Phrase
The most common wall clocks either run on a battery or are key-wound.

Quotes about run-on


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*- Jarod Kintz, I Want


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. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

10. on

adjective. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)
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