run around

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To be very busy doing many different things

I don't want to run around all week getting everything ready for the holidays.

to move from one end of the consist to the other, so as to pull the train in the opposite direction
Type that wraps around a picture or art
play boisterously; "The children frolicked in the garden"; "the gamboling lambs in the meadows"; "The toddlers romped in the playroom"
Type that is made to fit around a picture of art
In composition, the term describing a type area set in measures that are adjusted to fit around a picture or another element of the design
If you run around, you go to a lot of places and do a lot of things, often in a rushed or disorganized way. No one noticed we had been running around emptying bins and cleaning up I spend all day running around after the family I will not have you running around the countryside without my authority
In page composition, to position text so that it flows around an illustration or other display
run around after
To spend a lot of time doing things for another person or group of people. Often used when that person could reasonably do the things for themselves

I have spent all morning running around after the kids.

run around like a chicken with its head cut off
To act in a haphazard or aimless way; frantically or without control

The president doesn't know what to do. He's running around like a headless chicken.

run around with
To spend a lot of time with a person or group of people. Often used to talk about a person's group of friends that one does not like much

I'm not happy about the friends my son is running around with at the moment.

run circles around
To outperform by a great margin

You may think you're a fast typist, but he'll run circles around you any day!.

run rings around
To demonstrate superiority, or greater skill than another person, team or group of people

Liverpool ran rings around Ipswich in a 5-0 victory on Saturday.

A section of type that is narrower than that of the column it is part of; typically next to an illustration
run rings around
(deyim) Outclass or outwit (someone) easily
run rings around a person
surpass someone; be better
A maneuver in which the engine is uncoupled from the train, run around the train on another track, and coupled to the other end of the train
An evasive explanation in the form of multiple excuses
the ability within a program to run text around a graphic image within a document, without the need to adjust each line manually
{i} evasive act, stalling tactic
If someone gives you the runaround, they deliberately do not give you all the information or help that you want, and send you to another person or place to get it. to deliberately avoid giving someone a definite answer, especially when they are asking you to do something
Text flowing around a box or picture
A whitlow running around the finger nail, but not affecting the bone
Text that is set to fit around the edges of a picture or other graphic
run around


    run a·round

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    rʌn ıraun

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    run about


    /ˈrən ərˈoun/ /ˈrʌn ɜrˈaʊn/


    [ '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.


    ... together at once, do one test instead of having the patient run around with 10 tests. Let's ...
    ... to sort of run around and create a census. ...