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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"

    Synonyms:
    course, operate, hunt, fly the coop, work, scat, run away, move, turn tail, range, run, guide, function, lead, lam, flow, melt down, track down, break away, head for the hills, extend, hunt down, endure, bunk, take to the woods, consort, execute, feed, bleed, carry, scarper, go, unravel, lean, play, die hard, race, pass, black market, persist, incline, draw, hightail it, be given, prevail, campaign, tend, escape, ladder, ply, melt

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How to use run for in a sentence?

  1. Howard Stern:

    I think I’m going to run for president. I think I'm running the country.

  2. Stanley Renshon:

    Narcissism is an occupational hazard for political leaders, you have to have an outsized ambition and an outsized ego to run for office.

  3. Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee:

    I don't think it'll be a big shock to anybody if I jump in the fray and once again run for president in 2016.

  4. Trey Gowdy:

    I've never run for any leadership position and I'm not going to start now.

  5. Vladimir Putin:

    I couldn’t find a better place and movement, thank you for your support. I will run for president.


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