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Arabic translation of “run”

run

verb   /rʌn/ (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
A1 to move on your feet at a faster speed than walking
يَرْكُض
He can run very fast. I run about three miles every morning.
B1 to organize or control something
يُدير
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.
يَشْتَغِل
The engine is running more smoothly now.
(Definition of run verb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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