What does ran into mean?

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  1. Punjabi proverb, Translated by Gurinder Singh Mann:

    He was burned, so he ran into the bamboo grove, but the grove caught fire.

  2. Pamela Menz:

    We ran into the back of a semi-truck and he's not stoppin', and our car is embedded underneath of it.

  3. Ibrahim Patrasa:

    Our troops had ran into him while on patrol in the area, we recovered a rifle and a handgun near the area where we found the boy.

  4. Michelle Obama:

    There were some teachers that I ran into who doubted that a girl like me -- a black girl from the south side of Chicago -- should apply to Princeton or could get into Harvard.

  5. Shuabu Lawal:

    A boy ran into my shop and said his father and elder brother had been shot. He was only wearing shorts, no top and sweating despite the wintry weather. I shut down my shop immediately, leaving some items outside.

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