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run in

verb

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  1. 1 to make a brief visit I just thought I'd run in and pick up my package Synonyms of run in come by, come over, drop by, drop in, pop (in), run (over), call, step in, stop (by or in), visitWords Related to run in barge (in); look up, see; bop (into), happen (by); frequent, hang (at), haunt, resort (to)

  2. 2 to take or keep under one's control by authority of law if we catch you shoplifting again, we're going to run you in Synonyms of run in apprehend, bust [slang], collar, nab, nail, nick [British slang], pick up, pinch, pull in, restrain, arrest, seizeWords Related to run in bag, capture, catch, get, grab, grapple, hook, land, snap (up), snare, snatch, trap; commit, confine, detain, hold, immure, imprison, incarcerate, intern, jail, jug, lock (up); bind, enchain, fetter, handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel; rearrest; remandNear Antonyms of run in emancipate, free, liberate, loose, loosen, release, spring; unbind, unchainAntonyms of run in discharge


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