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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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To discover through studying or searching
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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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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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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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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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To bring to an end
“This may adversely affect business and may even run down the business altogether.”
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Put under arrest
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To have come upon after searching, study, or effort
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To summarize
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To pursue in order to keep track of, or to apprehend, someone
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To assault, attack
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To make emotionally sad or depressed
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To move fast enough to reach or pass someone or something ahead
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To study or check into thoroughly
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Tell someone about something
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To use up the supply or resources of
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To precisely state or describe the nature, scope, or meaning of
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To count
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To do repeatedly so as to become proficient
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To make spitefully critical comments
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To fall or dive downwards or to a lower level
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To gradually eliminate or bring to an end
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To stop operating
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To exhaust or use up all available physical energy
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To explain meticulously or in great detail
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