HyperDic: run_short

English > 1 sense of the expression run short:
VERBconsumptionrun short, run low, goto be spent or finished
English > run short: 1 sense > verb 1, consumption
MeaningTo be spent or finished.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsrun low, go
Broaderend, stop, finish, terminate, ceaseHave an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense
Similar togoBe spent

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