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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scat, run, scarper, turn tail, lam, run away, hightail it, bunk, head for the hills, take to the woods, escape, fly the coop, break away(verb)

    flee; take to one's heels; cut and run

    "If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"

  2. run away(verb)

    escape from the control of

    "Industry is running away with us all"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. run away(verb)ʌn

    to run in order to try to escape

    The girl turned and ran away from me.

Wiktionary

  1. run away(Verb)

    To flee by running

  2. run away(Verb)

    To leave home, or other place of residence, usually unannounced, or to make good on a threat, with such action usually performed by a child or juvenile.

Freebase

  1. Run Away

    "Run Away" is the title of a song by the German eurodance group Real McCoy. It was released in July 1994 as the third single from the album, "Another Night". It gained immense popularity and reached number 3 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, where it was certified Gold, and number 6 in the United Kingdom. The lyrics are based on the George Orwell novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. Also, all female vocals on the song were performed by Karin Kasar.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

run away

to escape

He ran away from school.

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