/rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
MOVE FAST [I, T] › to move on your feet at a faster speed than walking
koşmak, seğirtmek He can run very fast. He ran away when I tried to pick him up. [+ to do sth] We had to run to catch up with him. I run about three miles every morning.4101613
ORGANIZE [T] › to organize or control something
yönetmek, idare etmek, işletmek, çalıştırmak, çekip çevirmek She ran her own restaurant for five years.1877
run sb/sth to/down, etc › to take someone or something somewhere, usually by car
arabayla götürmek Could you run me to the station this afternoon?16372144
WORKING [I, T] › If a piece of equipment is running, it is switched on and working, and if you run it, you switch it on and make it work.
işle(t)mek, çalış(tır)mak, faaliyette olmak, faaliyete geçirmek The engine is running more smoothly now.1358
USE COMPUTER [T] › If you run a computer program, you use it on your computer.
bilgisayar programı çalıştırmak Did you run a virus check this morning?1398
TRAVELLING [I] › If trains or buses are running, they are available to travel on.
işlemek, çalışmak, gitmek, sefer yapmak, sefere çıkmak The buses only run until 11 p.m.16601358
LIQUID [I] › If liquid runs somewhere, it flows.
akmak, dökülmek, boşalmak Tears ran down her face. Have you got a tissue? My nose is running (= liquid is coming out of it).1631
PUBLISH [T] › to publish something in a newspaper or magazine
basmak, yayınlamak All the papers are running this story on the front page.1215
run a bath UK › to fill a bath with water so that it is ready to use
run sth along/over/through, etc sth › to move something along, over, or through something else
gezdirmek, hareket ettirmek, karıştırmak She ran her fingers through her hair.1604
run through/down/along, etc › If something long and narrow runs somewhere, it is in that position.
geçmek, döşenmiş olmak There are wires running across the floor. The road runs parallel to the railway line.1522
CONTINUE [I] › If a play, film, etc runs for a period of time, it continues that long.
(oyun, film vb.) oynamak, gösterimde olmak The play ran for five months before moving to the West End.12171561
run in sb's/the family › If a quality, ability, disease, etc runs in the family, many members of the family have it.
hâkim olmak, var olmak, bulunmak, sahip olmak, kişide/ailede hâkim olmak A love of animals runs in our family.629
COLOUR [I] › If a colour runs, it comes out of some material when it is washed. run across sb phrasal verb
(boya) çıkmak, akmak, solmak, rengini kaybetmek132
› to meet someone you know when you are not expecting to run after sb/sth phrasal verb
karşılaşmak, rastlamak, rast gelmek, tesadüf etmek I ran across Jim in town the other day.1659
› to chase someone or something that is moving away from you run around phrasal verb
peşinden koşmak/gitmek; takip etmek1621
› to be very busy doing a lot of different things run away phrasal verb
koşuşturmak, çok meşgul olmak, yapacak çok işi olmak I'm exhausted, I've been running around all morning.1359
› to secretly leave a place because you are unhappy there run sth by sb phrasal verb
gizlice kaçmak, sıvışmak, çekip gitmek, ayrılmak to run away from home 15951622
› to tell someone about something so that they can give their opinion about it run sb/sth down phrasal verb informal
istişare etmek, anlatmak, bilgi vermek, bir fikri paylaşmak, tartışmak Can I run something by you, Sam?1152
› to criticize someone or something, often unfairly run for sth phrasal verb
kötülemek, yermek, aleyhinde konuşmak, eleştirmek10151182
› to compete in an election run into sb phrasal verb
seçimde yarışmak, seçime girmek, aday olmak He's running for mayor again this year.139
› to meet someone you know when you are not expecting to run into sth phrasal verb
tesadüf etmek, rastgelmek, karşılaşmak, ansızın karşı karşıya gelmek I ran into Emma on my way home.1659
HIT › to hit something while you are driving a vehicle
arabayla çarpmak/vurmak He skidded and ran into a tree.1681
REACH A LEVEL › If an amount runs into thousands, millions, etc, it reaches that level.
...a/e varmak/ulaşmak; ...ı/i bulmak1388
PROBLEMS › If you run into difficulties, you begin to experience them. run off phrasal verb informal
(güçlük, sorun) yüz yüze gelmek, karşılaşmak; yaşamak; tecrübe etmek to run into trouble1786
› to leave somewhere unexpectedly run on sth phrasal verb
kaçmak, basıp gitmek, sıvışmak; aniden kalkıp gitmek He ran off with all my money.1595
› If a machine runs on a supply of power, it uses that power to work. run out phrasal verb
...ile çalışmak/işlemek/faaliyete geçmek The scanner runs on mains electricity and batteries.1287
USE › to use all of something so that there is none left
bitirmek, tüketmek I've nearly run out of money.929
BE USED › If a supply of something runs out, there is none left because it has all been used. run sb/sth over phrasal verb
bitmek, tükenmek, suyunu çekmek Come on, time is running out.1338
› to hit someone or something with a vehicle and drive over them, injuring or killing them run through sth phrasal verb
araçla çarparak ezmek/öldürmek/yaralamak/zarar vermek; çiğnemek He was run over by a bus as he crossed the road.1681
› to repeat something in order to practise it or to make sure that it is correct run sth up phrasal verb
tekrarlamak, prova etmek; gözden geçirmek, değinmek I just need to run through my speech one more time.1466
› If you run up a debt, you do things which cause you to owe a large amount of money. run up against sth phrasal verb
borçlanmak, borç altına girmek1408
› If you run up against problems or difficulties, you begin to experience them.
karşılaşmak, yüz yüze gelmek; tecrübe etmek, zorlukla/güçlükle karşılaşmak925