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Engelsk udsagnsord: run off

1. run off (om bevægelse) run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe thief made off with our silver.
The accountant absconded with the cash from the safe.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)abscond, absquatulate, bolt, decamp, go off, make off

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerflee, fly, take flight

Mere specifikke termerlevant

2. run off (om bevægelse) leave suddenly and as if in a hurry

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe listeners bolted when he discussed his strange ideas.
When she started to tell silly stories, I ran out.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)beetle off, bolt, bolt out, run out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termergo away, go forth, leave

3. run off (om bevægelse) force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDrive away potential burglars.
Drive away bad thoughts.
Dispel doubts.
The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chase away, dispel, drive away, drive off, drive out, turn back

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move

Mere specifikke termerbanish, clear the air, fire, frighten, shoo, shoo away, shoo off

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningdrive out, force out, rouse, rout out

4. run off (om bevægelse) run away secretly with one's beloved

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe young couple eloped and got married in Las Vegas.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elope

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre specifikke termerflee, fly, take flight

5. run off (om bevægelse) run off as waste

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe water wastes back into the ocean.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)waste

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP

Mindre specifikke termercourse, feed, flow, run

6. run off (om tilvejebringelse) reproduce by xerography

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)photocopy, xerox

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerreproduce

Mere specifikke termermicrocopy, photostat

7. run off (om konkurrence) decide (a contest or competition) by a runoff

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercompete, contend, vie

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