Translation of "run" - English-Arabic dictionary


verb uk /rʌn/ 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 trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on.

يَعْمَل / في الخِدْمة
The buses only run until 11 p.m.

If liquid runs somewhere, it flows.

يَسيل / يَتَدَفَّق
Tears ran down her face.

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

The engine is running more smoothly now.
noun uk /rʌn/ us /rʌn/

B1 the act of moving on your feet at a speed faster than walking

يَجْري / يَرْكُض
I think I’ll go for a run.

in cricket or baseball, a single point

نُقْطة (في لُعْبة الكريكيت و البيسبول)
to score a run
They lost by two runs.

(Translation of “run” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)