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Translation of "run" - English-Portuguese dictionary

run

verb   /rʌn/ ( present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
A1 to move on your feet at a faster speed than walking correr He can run very fast. I run about three miles every morning.
B1 to organize or control something gerir, administrar, dirigir She ran her own restaurant for five years.
If trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on. passar The buses only run until 11 p.m.
If liquid runs somewhere, it flows. escorrer Tears ran down her face.
If a piece of equipment is running, it is switched on and working. funcionar The engine is running more smoothly now.
(Definition of run verb from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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