run [-ing, -s, ran] v


  1. Flee; get away; escape on foot; [fig.] pass on to heavenly glory.
  2. Continue; proceed; carry on; move rapidly; pass by steadily.
  3. Hurry; hasten; rush; go quickly.
  4. Flow; stream; course; move through a channel.
  5. Race; gallop; accelerate; move speedily; [fig.] compete; win; vie to determine the fastest one.
  6. Trot; clip; lope; move faster than walking; [fig.] pound; thump; move rhythmically.
  7. Spread; distribute; pass from one to another quickly.
  8. Happen; take place; come to pass.
  9. Say; speak; verbalize; repeat.
  10. Appear suddenly; come and go.
  11. Put; place; work; [fig.] plow.
  12. Collide; crash.
  13. Perform; function; operate.
  14. Pulse; throb; beat rapidly; [fig.] yearn; desire; hope; fill with love.
  15. Explore; journey in; travel through.
  16. Die; fade; pass away.

run n

see run, v.

  1. Glissando; stream of notes.