run over (sth) Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"run over (sth)" in British English

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run over (sth)

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to ​continue after the ​expectedfinishingtime: We're ​starting to ​run over time, so could you ​keepyourspeechesshort, ​please.
(Definition of run over (sth) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"run over sth" in Business English

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run over sth

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (running, ran, run)
to quickly repeat or give the ​mainpoints of something: I'll just ​run over what's been said so far.
(Definition of run over sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run over (sth)”
in Chinese (Simplified) 超过, 超(时)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 超過, 超(時)…
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