New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: run in · run down · run for · run off · run out · rundown · turn on · pin on · put on · rat on
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run on

1 (v + adv) (of meeting etc) continue longer than planned INTRANSITIVElean ar aghaidh  c m utéigh ar aghaidhthe meeting ran on until 6 p.m. lean an cruinniú ar aghaidh go dtí 6 p.m.; chuaigh an cruinniú ar aghaidh go dtí 6 p.m. 2 (v + adv) keep talking INTRANSITIVElean ort ag caintcoinnigh ort ag cainttéigh i bhfadscéalwe let him run on a bit ligeamar dó coinneáil air ag caint tamall 3 (v + prep) use as fuel TRANSITIVErith ar PhrVdóigh verb  c m uthis car runs on diesel ritheann an carr seo ar dhíosal, dónn an carr seo díosal → see run

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