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running targeta firearms target that is towed across a range as the shooter shootsRate it:

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never change a running systemDon't change something that is workingRate it:

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rat run/runningTo drive through residential streets to avoid congestion on the main roads.Rate it:

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rat runningPresent participle of rat run.Rate it:

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clock is runningAlternative form of clock is tickingRate it:

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hit the ground runningTo begin an activity immediately and with full commitment.Rate it:

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in the runningOf a candidate, potential or likely; worthy of consideration.Rate it:

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inmates running the asylumAlternative form of lunatics have taken over the asylumRate it:

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off and runningLaunched or launching vigorously into a course of action.Rate it:

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out of the runningNo longer in competition.Rate it:

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rat run/runningA small, usually minor road used by a significant amount of traffic as a short cut or to avoid congestion on more major routes.Rate it:

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running around in circlesdisorientation, unfocused, not reviewing, not working the Plan.Rate it:

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running on emptyLosing enthusiasm or willingness, lacking energy.Rate it:

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running out of timeBroke, friendless, no car, can't meet mortgage payments.Rate it:

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running targeta goal that changes as effort is made to reach the goalRate it:

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running targeta standard of performance set by the first place competitor that lower placed competitors try to exceedRate it:

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up and runningoperational, in operationRate it:

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run awayTo flee by running.Rate it:

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run throughTo go through by running.Rate it:

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toiletpaperphobiathe fear of running out of toilet paperRate it:

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run intoTo enter by running.Rate it:

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run acrossTo cross by running.Rate it:

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ran as fast as a cheetahTo start running fastRate it:

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against the clockRunning out of time.Rate it:

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aqua viva, profluens (opp. stagnum)running water.Rate it:

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clock is tickingTime is running out; a deadline is approaching.Rate it:

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common crossingThe part of a railway switch or turnout where the running-rails cross; a frog.Rate it:

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dope sheetA publication, updated very frequently and used by people who make horse racing wagers, which summarizes information about the horses running in specific races; a publication which provides background information and/or predictions used by people wagering on any sort of competition.Rate it:

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Down to the WireRight up to the closing date/time, Running out of time;Rate it:

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even keelOf a business or other activity which is under control and running smoothly.Rate it:

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fusum orationis genusa running style.Rate it:

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hit one's strideWhen walking or running, to reach a full or comfortable pace.Rate it:

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idiot mittensMittens connected by yarn or string running through one sleeve, along the back and out the other sleeve of a coat, to prevent the mittens becoming lost. Generally worn by small children.Rate it:

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il courait à toute bride (or, à bride abattue)He was running at full speed.Rate it:

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il court à toutes jambesHe is running as fast as his legs will carry him.Rate it:

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kick upInto the air while running or walking or driving.Rate it:

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knock-on effectThe continued running of an engine after the ignition has been turned off; dieseling.Rate it:

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le cheval courait ventre à terreThe horse was running as hard as he could tear.Rate it:

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line upto put in alignment; to put in correct adjustment for smooth runningRate it:

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look-inA quick short pass to a receiver running diagonally toward the center of the field.Rate it:

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mi clugs fair whistledRunning that fast in clogsRate it:

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on the lamRunning away, usually from the police; on the run.Rate it:

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run down the clockTo waste time at the end of a match such that it is terminated by running out of time, or during a match so a time penalty is made less severe.Rate it:

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run like the windRunning really fast.Rate it:

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run lowTo near the end of a supply of something; to be nearly running out.Rate it:

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run overTo cross by running.Rate it:

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taking to ones heelsrunning awayRate it:

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