run over/through sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “run over/through sth” in the English Dictionary

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run over/through sth

phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)

run over/through sth (REPEAT)

C2 to ​quickly say or ​practise something: I'll just ​run over what's been said so ​far, forlatecomers who ​missed the first ​speakers. She ​quicklyran over her ​speech before going on-stage. The ​directorwants to ​run through the ​wholeplay this ​morning.

run over/through sth (EXPLAIN)

to ​examine a ​document or ​subject with someone in ​order to ​explain it or to get ​theirhelp or ​opinion on it: I'd like to ​run over the ​mainpoints of the ​article with you. I'm really ​struggling with this ​maths - could you ​run through it with me ​later?
(Definition of run over/through sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run over/through sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 排演, 扼要陈述, 匆匆练习…
in Chinese (Traditional) 排演, 扼要陳述, 匆匆練習…
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