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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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