Bedeutung von “run” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /rʌn/ present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run

A1 to move on your feet at a faster speed than walking:

He can run very fast.
I run about three miles every morning.

B1 to organize or control something:

She ran her own restaurant for five years.

If a piece of equipment is running, it is switched on and working:

The engine is running more smoothly now.

If trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on:

The buses only run until 11 p.m.

If liquid runs somewhere, it flows:

Tears ran down her face.

(Definition von “run verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)