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French translation of “run”

run

noun
a trip or drive We went for a run in the country. a length of time (for which something continues)
période
He’s had a run of bad luck.
a ladder (in a stocking etc)
échelle
I’ve got a run in my tights.
the free use (of a place)
entière disposition
He gave me the run of his house.
in cricket, a batsman’s act of running from one end of the wicket to the other, representing a single score
poulailler
He scored/made 50 runs for his team.
an enclosure or pen
enclos
a chicken-run.
(Definition of run from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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