›to look at, examine, or deal with a set of things, especially quickly: We ran through the list of machines, but none of them were what we were looking for.run through sth with sbI'd like to run through these points with you.
A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English
by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in