do a runner

Definition of do a runner

British, informal

  1. :  to leave a place quickly by running especially to avoid paying a bill or to escape punishment

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

  1. :  the first tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy

  1. :  one that runs :  racer

    :  base runner

    :  ballcarrier

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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