run with

run with
1) proceed with; accept

we do lots of tests before we run with a product

2) (also run around with) informal associate habitually with (someone)

Larry was a good kid until he began running around with the wrong crowd

* * *

run with [phrasal verb]
run with (something) informal : to use (something) in a very energetic, enthusiastic, and effective way

He took the idea and ran with it.

• • •
Main Entry:run

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Run with Me — ist ein Pop /Rocksong der deutschen Sängerin Jeanette Biedermann. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Hintergrund 2 Charts 3 Weblinks 4 Einzelnachweise …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • run with it — phrase to take control of something such as a plan or a problem and add your own ideas in order to make it successful Let’s pick up this idea and run with it. Thesaurus: to take charge, or to try to take chargesynonym Main entry: run …   Useful english dictionary

  • run with it — to do something independently. You just have to give them the job and let them run with it …   New idioms dictionary

  • run with it — to take control of something such as a plan or a problem and add your own ideas in order to make it successful Let s pick up this idea and run with it …   English dictionary

  • run\ with\ the\ hare\ and\ hunt\ with\ the\ hounds — • run with the hare and hunt with the hounds • run with the hare and ride with the hounds v. phr. To appear to support both parties in a conflict; to conduct things in ambiguous ways. Critics accused the king of running with the hare and hunting… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • run\ with\ the\ hare\ and\ ride\ with\ the\ hounds — • run with the hare and hunt with the hounds • run with the hare and ride with the hounds v. phr. To appear to support both parties in a conflict; to conduct things in ambiguous ways. Critics accused the king of running with the hare and hunting… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • run with somebody — ˈrun with sb derived = ↑run away with somebody Main entry: ↑runderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • run with something — ˈrun with sth derived to accept or start to use a particular idea or method • OK, let s run with Jan s suggestion. Main entry: ↑runderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • run with the hare and hunt with the hounds — This means to be a member of or to support two groups that are at odds with each other …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • run with the hare and hunt with the hounds — ► run with the hare and hunt with the hounds Brit. try to remain on good terms with both sides in a conflict. Main Entry: ↑hare …   English terms dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”