Meaning of “run sth by/past sb” in the English Dictionary


"run sth by/past sb" in Business English

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run sth by/past sb

phrasal verb with run uk /rʌn/ us verb running, ran, run

to tell someone about something, to make sure they understand or approve:

I would like to run some ideas by you before we agree to the deal.
Could you run that past me again?

(Definition of “run sth by/past sb” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)