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Run into

Posted by Smokey Stover on January 11, 2006

In Reply to: Run into posted by kent pak on January 11, 2006

: What the meaning of "run into"?

Run into. Collide with, as "I ran into a lamppost with the car, putting me in the hospital." Or: "I was running along, not looking, and ran into a wall." Or meet, usually unexpectedly: "I ran into Harry outside my favorite bar, and we went in to have a drink together." SS