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  • 21running — {{11}}running (adj.) prp. adjective from RUN (Cf. run) (v.). Running mate originally was a horse entered in a race to set the pace for another from the same stable who was intended to win (1865); U.S. vice presidential sense is recorded from 1888 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 22running — noun 1》 the activity or movement of a runner. 2》 the action or business of managing or operating. adjective 1》 (of water) flowing naturally or supplied through pipes and taps.     ↘exuding liquid or pus: a running sore. 2》 continuous or recurring …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 23running — 1. noun 1) his running was particularly fast Syn: sprinting, sprint, racing, jogging, jog 2) the running of the school Syn: administration, management, organization, coordination, orchestration, handling …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 24running — 1. adjective That which runs or run. running paint 2. adverb consecutively; in a row Moms strawberry jam won the blue ribbon at the Holland County Fair three years running. 3 …

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  • 25running — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 activity/sport ADJECTIVE ▪ cross country, fell (BrE) ▪ distance, long distance, marathon, middle distance RUNNING + NOUN …

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  • 26running — 1. noun 1) the running of the school Syn: administration, management, organization, coordination, orchestration, handling, direction, control, supervision 2) the smooth running of her department Syn: operation …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 27running — [ˈrʌnɪŋ] noun [U] I 1) the activity of running for pleasure or as a sport 2) the activities that are involved in managing or organizing something The family is not involved in the day to day running of the company.[/ex] • be in/out of the running …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 28running — n. competition 1) in the running 2) out of the running * * * [ rʌnɪŋ] [ competition ] in the running out of the …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 29running — Synonyms and related words: acting, action, active, activity, actual, actuation, affluent, agency, agile, alive, articulated, as is, ascending, at work, authority, autograph, autographic, average, axial, back, back flowing, backward, being,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 30running — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [In the act of running] Syn. racing, speeding, jogging, pacing, galloping, cantering, trotting, scuttling, scudding, scampering, fleeing, bounding, whisking, sprinting. 2. [In the process of running] Syn. producing,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 31-running — [[t] rʌnɪŋ[/t]] COMB in N UNCOUNT running combines with nouns to form nouns which refer to the illegal importing of drugs or guns. ...a serviceman suspected of drug running …

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  • 32running —   Holona, uhaiāholo.    ♦ Running nose, hūpēkole.    ♦ Running sore, pala he e …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 33running — See daytime running lights slow running …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 34Running — Run Run, v. i. [imp. {Ran}or {Run}; p. p. {Run}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Running}.] [OE. rinnen, rennen (imp. ran, p. p. runnen, ronnen). AS. rinnan to flow (imp. ran, p. p. gerunnen), and iernan, irnan, to run (imp. orn, arn, earn, p. p. urnen); akin… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 35running it — U.S.A.; Pittsburgh, PA in music: playing a song over and over again to the point of getting tired of hearing it. That s the 6th time I ve heard that song today; they re running it! …

    English dialects glossary

  • 36running — Working. If a BBS is running, then it is working correctly and people can call it. See also down …

    Dictionary of telecommunications

  • 37running — eiga statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. run; running vok. Gang, m; Hub, m; Lauf, m rus. ход, m pranc. allure, f; marche, f; mouvement, m …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 38running — veika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. action; run; running vok. Lauf, m rus. действие, n; ход, m pranc. action, f; marche, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 39running — bėgimas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Daugelio sporto šakų ir judriųjų žaidimų sudedamoji dalis. atitikmenys: angl. race; running vok. Lauf, m rus. бег; забег …

    Sporto terminų žodynas

  • 40running — bėgimas statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Pagrindinė ir seniausia fizinių pratimų rūšis, nuo senovės laikų gyvuojanti tautų papročiuose ir liaudies žaidimuose. Bėgimas, kaip nesudėtingas fizinis pratimas, naudingas kraujotakos… …

    Sporto terminų žodynas