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English definition of “run away with sb”

run away with sb

(RIDE) phrasal verb with run     /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
If an animal or machine that you are riding runs away with you, you lose control of it and it carries you away: Her horse ran away with her.Driving and operating road vehicles
(Definition of run away with sb (RIDE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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