take a run at

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Definition of take a run at

US, informal
: to attempt to do or solve (something) "I can't solve this math problem." "Let me take a run at it."

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“Take a run at.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20a%20run%20at. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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