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run away with sth

informal
phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
(Definition of run away with sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run away with sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻而易举地赢得, 轻松取胜…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕而易舉地贏得, 輕鬆取勝…
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