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run over

verb

Definition of RUN OVER

intransitive verb
1
:  to exceed a limit
2
:  overflow
transitive verb
1
:  to go over, examine, repeat, or rehearse quickly
2
:  to collide with, knock down, and often drive over <ran over a dog>

Examples of RUN OVER

  1. <let's run over this dance number one more time>
  2. <I could run over right now if that's good for you.>

First Known Use of RUN OVER

15th century

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