Synonyms of running in English:



  • 1 it was his running between the wickets that really caught the eye
  • 3 the smooth running of her department
  • Phrases

    in the running

    he's in the running for a Nobel Prizelikely to win/get/receivein contention fora candidate forin line foron the shortlist forbeing considered forup for

    out of the running

    Downpatrick are out of the running for championship honours this seasonout of contentionout of the competitionout of the contestno longer a candidate for


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  • 1 the sound of running water
    flowing, streaming, gushing, rushing, moving
  • 3 I'm not going to wear the same thing two days running
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