Definition of 'run in'
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A nurse should only run in cases of fire or haemorrhage... Behind, McCain was coming at a walk. NIGHT SISTERS`You see, all men here believe wanderer's blood to run in their veins. SOMEWHERE EAST OF LIFE
His ground-floor unit allowed him to run in place without the fear of disturbing a neighbor. WITHOUT REMORSE (1993)
The current assignment is really in the nature of a run-in for you, but now that you're back in harness I shall have other uses for you. A SONG AT TWILIGHT (2002)He didn't wait for any questions, but said immediately, `Dad warned me he'd told you about the - the run-in I had with Mr Mortlake. UNTO THE GRAVE (2002)But after the previous night's run-in on the bridge, I felt a more personal interest in the case. KICK BACK (2002)
After yet another run-in with Danny Jenkins at school, she had turned to her older brother for advice. KISS OF THE BEES (2002)
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Translations for 'run in'
British English: run-in NOUN
A run-in is an argument or quarrel with someone.
I had a monumental run-in with him a couple of years ago.
Definition of run in from the Collins English Dictionary
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