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English definition of “run”

run

verb (BE/CONTINUE)   /rʌn/ (present participle running, past tense ran  /ræn/, past participle run)
to be, become , or continue in a particular way: [L] The doctor is running a bit late. [L] We’re running low on gas . [I always + adv/prep] Inflation is running at 4%. [I always + adv/prep] The show ran on Broadway for six weeks before closing .
(Definition of run verb (BE/CONTINUE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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