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rumrunner (informal) a liquor smuggler, or a ship used for smuggling liquor.
run to propel oneself forward by moving the legs very quickly so that all feet are briefly off the ground. [35 definitions]
runabout a small, light vehicle, such as a roadster, motorboat, or light airplane. [2 definitions]
run across to encounter by chance.
run afoul of to become entangled with or come into conflict with.
run amok to be out of control in a violent manner.
runaround an evasive response, usu. to a question or request. [2 definitions]
runaway one who has fled or run away; fugitive. [6 definitions]
runback in football, the act of running with the ball toward the opposing team's goal line after receiving a kickoff or punt.
runcible spoon a spoonlike fork having two straight tines and a third curved tine, used to serve pickles, hors d'oeuvres, or the like.
rundown a review or summary of the main points of something. [2 definitions]
run-down in poor physical condition or health. [4 definitions]
run down to skim; review. [3 definitions]
rune1 any character of the early Germanic alphabets, esp. those used by Scandinavians and Anglo-Saxons. [2 definitions]
rune2 a Finnish poem, song, or canto.
run foul of to come into collision, conflict, or entanglement with.
rung1 past tense and past participle of ring2.
rung2 a horizontal crossbar, usu. rounded and usu. one of several, braced between two vertical members, as on a ladder or between the legs of a chair.
runic1 consisting of or written using runes. [2 definitions]
runic2 pertaining to a class of ancient Scandinavian poetry or literature.
run-in (informal) a clash or quarrel. [2 definitions]