Definition of 'run to'
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Being responsible for the care of an older or ill person is not normally something that runs to a set schedule. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They ran to help complete a new rehab centre for injured troops being Challenge. The Sun (2017)Frantic locals ran to help but he died before paramedics arrived. The Sun (2013)Copper ran to its highest in nearly two months. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You also need to run to spot a mismatch. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We need to go on a run to climb the league. The Sun (2008)Perhaps now she can run to a tin of tomatoes and some meatballs too. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Family members said she appeared to have been running to help her husband. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The plant is in the running to also build the entire car. The Sun (2010)If that happened now players would probably cry or go running to the chairman or their agent. The Sun (2013)Her mother also ran to the scene after hearing her screams. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Final scenes show his pal and a cop running to try to help him as he dies on the ground. The Sun (2014)Everybody was running to help push. The Sun (2015)His facility in this department also ran to hilarious rhyming speeches to be performed at birthday parties and other celebrations for friends. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The Chancellor has been running to stand still as headwinds from globalisation blast the poorest. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Long Run is probably still running to the same rating as last year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We could well see a decent run to the year-end now. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You don't go running to them. The Sun (2016)She is now running to become American president. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just don't go running to it for a cuddle. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I saw people running to crowd around the place whence the shouting had come. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's another example of a public service run to suit the staff rather than serving the public who are footing the bill. The Sun (2010)And then again, she wants to back away quietly and run to where her friends are waiting in a car by the kerb. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Pakistan added only 35 runs to their overnight total and were bowled out for 247 before lunch. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I managed to get away and ran to my mother's and that was it, we were over. The Sun (2015)
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