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run for

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. run, run forverb

    extend or continue for a certain period of time

    "The film runs 5 hours"

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  1. run forverb

    To try to obtain political position through the democratic voting process.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of run for in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of run for in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of run for in a Sentence

  1. Laura Ingraham:

    Hillary Clinton has not revealed, nor has Bill, the full extent of both donations from foreign individuals and foreign governments that track their time in government and the time in which she was planning to run for president, did policy change because of donations or promised donations? If this is not a legitimate topic in governance today, I don’t know what is.

  2. Lindsey Graham:

    I regret that I haven't been a better candidate. I regret that I never got on the big stage. I regret that I didn't make it to the final group. But that's just about me. I have no regrets about running for President, it has been the joy of my life to run for President of the United States.

  3. Seán O'Casey:

    The drama's altar isn't on the stage: it is candle-sticked and flowered in the box office. There is the gold, though there be no frankincense or myrrh; and the gospel for the day always The Play will Run for a Year. The Dove of Inspiration, of the desire for inspiration, has flown away from it; and on it's roof, now, the commonplace crow caws candidly.

  4. Paul Ryan:

    I really don't see it, i really thought when I took this job, Jake, that this is probably the last elected office I would have. I'm not going to run for president. You know, that's not my plan. I'm not going to do that. I really want to spend time doing the things that I've just discussed doing. I'm always going to advocate for the causes I have, but right now, the last thing I'm thinking about is running for something.

  5. James Baker:

    I'm going to be working hard for Jeb Bush because I think Jeb Bush's clearly the cream of the crop of the Republicans who are going to run for the nomination, i've known Jeb Bush since Jeb Bush was Jeb Bush. I know what kind of President he would be. He would be an extraordinarily good President. He's very knowledgeable. He's very temperamental. He's suited for the job.

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