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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

run

(Contend), verb announce a candidacy, aspire to political office, be a candidate, be designated a candidate, become an office seeker, campaign, campaign for office, campaign for public office, canvass, challenge an incumment, compete, run for office, seek election, seek re-eleccion, seek to become a public official, solicit votes, stand for election, strive, vie

run

(Flee), verb abscond, break away, dash, decamp, depart, disengage, escape, fly, hasten, hurry, leave, move swiftly, quit, race, retreat, rush, scamper, take flight

run

(Flow), verb advance, continue, drain out, elapse, extend, flood, go on, pass, proceed, pour, team, surge, trickle
Associated concepts: conditions and deeds running with the land, covenants running with the land, running at large, running of the statute of limitations

run

(Manage), verb carry on, conduct, direct, drive, function, govern, guide, handle, influence, maintain, oversee, perform, regulate, steer, superintend, work
See also: abscond, chain, conduct, demand, exude, flee, function, govern, hierarchy, manage, manipulate, market, moderate, officiate, operate, race, rule
References in periodicals archive ?
Eleven trains overran the signal by 200 yards or less, and 19 trains ran past the signal by 25 yards or less
At 13 miles, just after Tower Bridge, I'd seen Gordon Ramsay walking and part of me looked at him with contempt as I ran past.
15pm on Friday when another man ran past and stole the phone from his hand.
Saboteurs ran past a large police presence outside a farm where the hunt started.
A ROBBER was caught as he ran past a police station after his clapped-out getaway car broke down.
The ball sailed into center field and when Figgins came in to take the ball on the run and possibly throw out Lugo at third base, he ran past it.
A TEENAGE girl who was pushed to the ground by an attacker as she ran past an alleyway in Nuneaton managed to escape after she kicked her assailant and broke free.
STEPHEN Dionne did a double take as he ran past a pub and saw an otter waiting at a bus stop.
Perry started at Lancaster's Fox Airfield air tanker base, where Perry is based, and ran past six Los Angeles County Fire Department and U.
Arlene Barnett, a six-year employee, was standing at the entrance to the door greeting customers when Whelchel ran past her.
I ran past a couple of players and the space just opened up.