run through

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

run through

verb

Definition of RUN THROUGH

transitive verb
1
:  pierce
2
:  to spend or consume wastefully and rapidly
3
:  to read or rehearse without pausing
4
a :  carry out, do
b :  to subject to a process

Examples of RUN THROUGH

  1. <before I knew what was happening, the thug had run through me with a knife>
  2. <how did you manage to run through $300 in one day?>

First Known Use of RUN THROUGH

15th century

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