Synonyms of run into someone
run into someone
• Did you encounter anyone on your walk?
meetconfrontcome acrossrun into (informal)bump into (informal)run acrosscome uponchance uponmeet by chancehappen on or upon
meetIf you meet someone, you happen to be in the same place as them and start talking to them. You may know the other person, but be surprised to see them, or you may not know them at all.
• He's the kindest person I've ever met.
Thesaurus for run into someone from the Collins English Thesaurus