run after sb/sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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run after sb/sth

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to ​chase someone or something that is ​moving away from you: Why do ​dogsrun after ​cats? She ​ran after me to ​hand me some ​papers I'd ​dropped.
(Definition of run after sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run after sb/sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 追逐…, 追赶……
in Turkish peşinden koşmak/gitmek, takip etmek…
in Russian гнаться за кем-либо/чем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 追逐…, 追趕……
in Polish biec za kimś/czymś…
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