HyperDic: run_through

English > 2 senses of the expression run through:
VERBconsumptionrun through, work through, go throughapply thoroughly
consumptionrun through, consume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, wipe outuse up (resources or materials)
English > run through: 2 senses > verb 1, consumption
Meaningapply thoroughly; think through.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymswork through, go through
Narrowerwhip throughgo through very fast
BroaderworkExert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
Spanishexaminar, repasar
Nounsrun-throughan uninterrupted rehearsal
English > run through: 2 senses > verb 2, consumption
Meaninguse up (resources or materials).
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey run through more bread
Example "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"
Synonymsconsume, eat up, use up, eat, deplete, exhaust, wipe out
Entailed byfritter, frivol away, dissipate, shoot, fritter away, fool, fool awayspend frivolously and unwisely
use, expenduse up, consume fully
Narrowerburn off, burn, burn upuse up (energy)
draindeplete of resources
indulge, luxuriateenjoy / enjoy / enjoy to excess
run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tiredeplete
run outExhaust the supply of
spendspend completely
Broaderspend, expend, droppay out
Similar totake, occupy, use uprequire (time or space)
Spanishagotar, comer, consumir, disminuir, ingerir, mermar, reducir
Catalanconsumir, disminuir, esgotar, exhaurir, ingerir, menjar, minvar, reduir

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