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Japanese 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
走る
He can run very fast. I run about three miles every morning.
B1 to organize or control something
~を経営する, 運営する, 管理する
She ran her own restaurant for five years.
If trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on.
(車などが)走行する, 運行する
The buses only run until 11 p.m.
If liquid runs somewhere, it flows.
(液体が)流れる
Tears ran down her face.
If a piece of equipment is running, it is switched on and working.
(機械などが)動く, 作動する
The engine is running more smoothly now.
(Definition of run verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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