run sb out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “run sb out” in the English Dictionary

"run sb out" in British English

See all translations

run sb out

phrasal verb with run uk   /rʌn/  us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
If you are ​run out in ​cricket, a ​player on the ​opposingteamthrows the ​ball at the ​wicket you are ​running towards and ​hits it before you can ​reach it, and ​yourturn as ​batsmanends: Their ​bestbatsman was ​run out for (= having ​scored) 99.
(Definition of run sb out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run sb out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 将(正在跑动的击球员)截杀出局…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將(正在跑動的擊球員)截殺出局…
What is the pronunciation of run sb out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Just who is driving this thing?
Just who is driving this thing?
by ,
May 03, 2016
by Colin McIntosh Do you remember Herbie the Love Bug? Herbie was a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle car in a string of Walt Disney movies. In typical Disney anthropomorphic style, Herbie goes his own way, falls in love, cries, plays jokes, and generally has a mind of his own. While the new driverless cars, like those being

Read More 

Word of the Day

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More