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Arriving at after searching, study, or effort
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“The excellent geographical index makes it possible to run down the data for any special locality with great ease.”
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Present participle for to knock down with velocity or momentum, especially with a moving vehicle
“This morning, a car would run down a stray dog, but it managed to survive and receive treatment.”
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Present participle for to belittle or express disapproval of
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“He would constantly run down his staff, telling them how stupid they and their plans were.”
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Present participle for to become dilapidated, usually over time
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“The property had been allowed to run down by its previous owner.”
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Present participle for to become, or cause to become, reduced in size or numbers
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“A situation somewhat out of the ordinary has arisen as a result of the Government's decision to run down civil defense expenditure.”
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Present participle for to bring to an end
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“This may adversely affect business and may even run down the business altogether.”
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Present participle for put under arrest
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Present participle for to have come upon after searching, study, or effort
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Present participle for to summarize
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Present participle for to pursue in order to keep track of, or to apprehend, someone
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Present participle for to assault, attack
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Present participle for to reckon or calculate
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Present participle for to make emotionally sad or depressed
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Present participle for to move fast enough to reach or pass someone or something ahead
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Present participle for to study or check into thoroughly
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Present participle for tell someone about something
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Present participle for to use up the supply or resources of
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Present participle for to precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
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Present participle for feel or express contempt or disdain for
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Present participle for to do repeatedly so as to become proficient
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Present participle for to make spitefully critical comments
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Present participle for to fall or dive downwards or to a lower level
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Present participle for to gradually eliminate or bring to an end
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Present participle for to stop operating
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Present participle for to exhaust or use up all available physical energy
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Present participle for to explain meticulously or in great detail
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The act of disparaging or belittling
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The act of depleting, or the state of being depleted
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