run low

idiom

Definition of run low

1 : to have a small supply of something because the rest of it has already been used up We are running low on fuel.
2 : to be available in less than the needed amount Supplies were running low.

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“Run low.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/run%20low. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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