run verb translate English to Italian: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "run" - English-Italian dictionary

See all translations

run

verb
 
/rʌn/ ( present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
A1 to move on your feet at a faster speed than walking
correre
He can run very fast. I run about three miles every morning.
B1 to organize or control something
dirigere, gestire, far funzionare
She ran her own restaurant for five years.
If trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on.
passare, transitare
The buses only run until 11 p.m.
If liquid runs somewhere, it flows.
scorrere
Tears ran down her face.
If a piece of equipment is running, it is switched on and working.
essere in funzione, funzionare
The engine is running more smoothly now.
(Definition of run verb from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “run” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
avatar

an image that represents you in online games, chat rooms, etc. and that you can move around the screen

Word of the Day

The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
by Liz Walter,
June 24, 2015
Look at these two sentences: My sister made the cake. The cake was made by my sister. Both these sentences mean the same. The first is an active sentence: it tells you what the sister did. The second is a passive sentence: it tells you what happened to the cake. Here are

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More