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ran across

phrase
past tense of run across

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1 to come upon unexpectedly or by chance
  • She ran across an old friend at lunch.

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2 to come upon face-to-face or as if face-to-face
  • They ran across a bear while camping in the woods.

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“Ran across.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ran%20across. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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