run in

verb

Definition of run in

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to insert as additional matterb :  to make (typeset matter) continuous without a paragraph or other break

  3. 2 :  to arrest for a usually minor offense

  4. 3 chiefly British :  to break in (a new machine) gradually by careful operation

  5. intransitive verb
  6. :  to pay a casual visit

Examples of run in in a sentence

  1. <I just thought I'd run in and pick up my package.>

  2. <if we catch you shoplifting again, we're going to run you in>

1888

First Known Use of run in

1888



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