run short

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be exhausted, be used up; be in a situation of lacking -
in the short run
Lasting only a short time, shortsightedly

In the short run yo-yo dieting will work, but eventually it makes it nearly impossible to lose weight.

short-run
Relating to or extending over a limited period, short-term: "short-run planning"
in the short run
in the near future, short term
short run
In the theory of the firm, a period of time which is too short for changes to be made in all inputs For example, a period not long enough to permit the size of the physical plant to be altered
short run
A firm is operating in the short run if there is at least one fixed input
short run
The period in which the quantity (and quality) of some inputs can't be changed
short run
A press run from 100 to 2000 copies to top
short run
the short period during which supply and demand are relatively fixed
short run
A time horizon over which at least one input into production is fixed
short run
A period of time over which people cannot fully adjust their behavior to a change in conditions and a firm cannot vary the quantities of all its inputs (p 277)
short run
the period of time during which it is not possible to change all inputs to production Only some inputs, such as labour, can be changed (chapter 8)
short run
a length of time during which wages and prices do not fully adjust to equilibrate supply and demand
short-distance run
short race, race which does not exceed 400 meters in distance
short-run
relating to or extending over a limited period; "short-run planning"; "a short-term lease"; "short-term credit
run short

    Hyphenation

    run Short

    Turkish pronunciation

    rʌn şôrt

    Pronunciation

    /ˈrən ˈsʜôrt/ /ˈrʌn ˈʃɔːrt/

    Etymology

    [ 'r&n ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English ronnen, alteration of rinnen, v.i. & of rennen, v.t., from Old Norse renna; akin to Old High German rinnan, v.i., to run, Sanskrit rinAti he causes to flow, and probably to Latin rivus stream.

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