Phrasal Verbs with RUN in English

Phrasal Verbs with Run, definitions and example sentences;


Phrasal Verbs with RUN

Run against

to oppose

Luck is really running against you this day.


Run by

tell someone about something

I would like to run some ideas by you about my home.


Run down

lose power or stop working

Battery of remote control device has run down.


Run in


Criminals have been run in.


Run into

hit something by accident while  driving

A taxi ran into little dog at the road.


Run on

Continue without interruption

I hope this lesson doesn’t run on too long.


Run after

to chase someone or something

I wish my cat wouldn’t run after trucks.


Run over

read through or practise something quickly

He ran over his notes before going the home.