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runs meaning

EN[ɹʌnz] [-ʌnz]
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    Definition of runs in English Dictionary

  • NounBFrun
    1. plural of run.
      1. (the runs) SLA Diarrhea/diarrhoea.
      2. VerbBFrunPRrunningPTranPPrun
        1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of run.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • BBC America recently ran a documentary called “Paparazzi” that also disabused viewers of any lingering impression that gossip rags are run by gentlemen and scholars.
            • The official report runs to several thousand pages in 12 volumes.
            • I know your agent’s third cousin really wanted to hear their name, but the Oscar show producers run a tight ship, yes-sir-Bob.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Running down the list of suggestions, I can see three we can discard immediately.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • The movement in the bushes spooked the deer and they ran.
            • I usually start running slowly for a warm-up and then hit my stride a few minutes into the run.
            • I'm sick of his sounding off about how he thinks this country should run!
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Noun forms
              • Noun plural forms
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Verb singular forms
                  • Third-person singular forms
            Related Links:
            1. en runs by
            2. en runs up
            3. en runs out
            4. en runs hot
            5. en runscorer
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of runs for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "runs" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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