Meaning of “running” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ˈrʌnɪŋ/

A2 the sport of moving on your feet at a speed faster than walking:

I go running three times a week.
running shoes

the activity of controlling or looking after something:

He has recently handed over the day-to-day running of the museum to his daughter.
running costs

(Definition of “running noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)