Translation of running in Spanish:
- 1.1 (jogging) running is a good form of exerciseto be in/out of the running (for something)there are five candidates in the running for the postcorrer or el jogging or el footing es muy buen ejerciciothis has put him out of the running for the nominationhay cinco candidatos compitiendo or en liza por el puestoto make (all) the running (Sport)esto lo ha dejado fuera de combate en lo que a la nominación se refiereesto descarta la posibilidad de que sea nominadoyou can't expect him to make o do all the runningir en cabezaJapanese products are making most of the running as regards technical innovationno puedes pretender que él lo haga todo or tome todas las iniciativashis company has taken up the runninglos productos japoneses van en cabeza en cuanto a innovaciones técnicassu compañía ha tomado la delantera(before noun) (shorts)de deporteExample sentences1.2 (of machine) 1.3 (management) his running of the organization
su gestión al frente de la organizaciónsu gestión como director ( or presidente etc) de la organizaciónExample sentences
- It's important to take it steadily when you first decide to take up any sport and running is no different.
- Now living and working in New York, she decided to take up running because other sports were so expensive.
- However, as with other sports, if good technique is applied, running can be both enjoyable and rewarding.
- My son has a new head at his primary school who does no teaching and has no involvement with the day-to-day running of the school.
- In her role as manager, she was responsible for the day-to-day running of the premises.
- Head teachers look after the day-to-day running of a school.
adjective (before noun, no comparative)
- 1 1.1 (done on the run) See examples: he took a running catchprotestors were involved in a running battle with the policela atajó corriendoto take a running jumphubo escaramuzas or refriegas entre la policía y los manifestantesgo take a running jump! [colloquial]saltar tomando carrera or (Spain) carrerilla1.2 (continuous, ongoing)¡anda y vete por ahí! [colloquial]¡vete por un tubo! (Mexico) [colloquial](translation)(joke)I don't need a running commentary on each news item!I keep a running total¡no necesito que me comentes todas las noticias a medida que las dan!llevo la cuenta del totalvoy actualizando el totalExample sentences
- Not only do the running expenses continue, but they usually increase in times of drought.
- Still, as their winning streak drained the suspense out of the show, no event needed a running joke more.
- Like many Scottish men typecast by gender, Max's chosen career is something of a running joke amongst members of his family.
- 2 (discharging)(sore)supuranteExample sentences
- But she had an offensive, running sore that lay open from below her knee right down to her foot.
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