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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
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By the time Sergio's obsession has gone round the bend and he's running around looking like a cross between Gumby, Diabolik, and the Gimp from Pulp Fiction, there's nothing left for the audience to take home apart from the nudity and a few cheap thrills.
But seeing just how long they spend running around after their families puts things in to perspective.
Point one: If running around after kids made you slim then the Weight Watchers meeting I used to attend would not have been stuffed with mothers.
I spend all day running around the Civic Centre in Northallerton helping with the annual council tax bill mail-outs and all my free time running around the streets.
As for the other contestants running around after her, well I hope that when I'm 80 people are running around after me.
Over there in America I know there are not too many Nazis running around at all so nobody even knows what that stuff means.
OK, you don't want your dad running around in a cape and tights, but he'd probably look pretty dope in a Batman trucker hat ($20, Hatworld) or T-shirt with a sweet Superman S on the chest ($20, Hot Topic).
According to Tottenham caretaker manager David Pleat, the striker who scored a hat-trick will be running around his bedroom doing his own training session.
In this, her first gallery exhibition, Konnemann, who studied at Hamburg's Hochschule fur Bildende Kunst (Academy of Fine Art), shows young people running around in artificially lit spaces, subway stations, perhaps.
Most transgender dykes," she continues, "are always amazed that I'm running around onstage with my tits hanging out and my dick.
As the flank crosser (OM) looks up, just before running around the ball, the receivers should accelerate to arrive at the designated areas with the ball.