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runny tending to flow, leak, or drip too much. [2 definitions]
runoff an additional trial, contest, or election, as to break a tie. [2 definitions]
run-of-the-mill ordinary or mediocre.
run of the mill (informal) commonplace; ordinary; basic.
run-on of or designating that which is run on or appended, as in printing or printed matter. [3 definitions]
run-on sentence in writing, two or more sentences incorrectly constructed as one.
run out to become used up; be consumed. [2 definitions]
run out of to use up the entire amount of.
run riot to move, act, or grow without control.
runt an undersized or stunted animal, esp. the smallest of a litter, as of pigs or dogs. [2 definitions]
run-through a quick review or rehearsal of a sequence of actions, such as a play, musical performance, or dance.
run up to cause to become larger.
runway a smooth, level strip, usu. paved, on which aircraft take off and land; airstrip. [4 definitions]
run wild to grow unrestrained or unchecked. [2 definitions]
rupee the chief monetary unit of India, Nepal, and Pakistan, equaling one hundred paise. [3 definitions]
rupiah the chief monetary unit of Indonesia, equaling one hundred sen.
rupture the act or process of bursting, or the condition of being burst open or broken off. [6 definitions]
rural of the countryside or country life. [2 definitions]
rural delivery delivery of mail along rural routes, usu. to a roadside mailbox rather than to the door.
ruralism the quality or condition of being rural. [2 definitions]
ruralize to cause to become rural.