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runs down

verb
present tense third-person singular of run down

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1 to come upon after searching, study, or effort
  • finally ran down the answer after hours of research

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2 to express scornfully one's low opinion of
  • constantly running down the city's cultural life won't do anything to improve it

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runs circles around

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“Runs down.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/runs%20down. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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