the run of

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Definition of the run of

: the freedom to go anywhere or do anything one wants in (a place) With his parents gone, he had the run of the house.

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

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