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run sb/sth through

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phrasal verb with run uk   us   /rʌn/ verb (present participle running, past tense ran, past participle run)
to ​push a sword or ​similarpointedweaponright into a ​person or ​animal: He ​drew his ​sword and ​ran the ​villain through.
(Definition of run sb/sth through from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “run sb/sth through”
in Chinese (Simplified) 刺穿, 刺透…
in Chinese (Traditional) 刺穿, 刺透…
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