HyperDic: run_aground

English > 2 senses of the expression run aground:
VERBmotionrun aground, ground, strandbring to the ground
motionrun aground, groundhit or reach the ground
English > run aground: 2 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningBring to the ground.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsground, strand
Cause toground, run agroundhit or reach the ground
BroaderlandBring ashore
English > run aground: 2 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaninghit or reach the ground.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Caused byground, strand, run agroundBring to the ground
Broaderreach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gainReach a destination / destination, either real or abstract
Spanishencallar, tocar tierra

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