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English definition of “run to sth”

run to sth

(MONEY) phrasal verb with run     /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to have enough money to buy something or (of an income, etc.) to be enough to buy something: I can lend you £1,000, but I can't run to more than that. My salary won't run to foreign holidays.Paying and spending money
(Definition of run to sth (MONEY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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