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  • A River Runs Through It ( Brad Pitt movie )
  • Born To Run ( Bruce Springsteen song )
  • Bun run
  • Business is like a car, it will not run by itself except downhill
  • Cut and run ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Don't try to run before you can walk
  • Dry run
  • Eat and run
  • Going going gone ( A baseball expression by which an announcer describes a home run that is heading over the fence )
  • Had a good run
  • He who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day
  • Hit and run
  • Hold with the hare and run with the hounds
  • Home run
  • In the long run
  • In the short run
  • Let your imagination run riot
  • Nothing runs like a Deere ( John Deere Tractors advertising slogan )
  • On the run
  • Run For Your Life ( The Beatles song )
  • Run Forrest, Run! ( line from the movie Forrest Gump )
  • Run a fever
  • Run a tight ship
  • Run along
  • Run amuck
  • Run for cover
  • Run for the border ( Taco advertising slogan )
  • Run for the hills
  • Run for your life
  • Run for your money
  • Run it up the flagpole and see who salutes
  • Run its course
  • Run like the wind
  • Run of the Millsap ( Nickname of Paul Millsap )
  • Run of the mill
  • Run off at the mouth
  • Run off your feet
  • Run out of gas
  • Run out of steam
  • Run out of town on a rail
  • Run rabbit, run rabbit, run run run
  • Run rings around
  • Run the gauntlet
  • Run the plates
  • Run the risk
  • Run to fat
  • Run to ground
  • Run to seed
  • Run toward the sound of gunfire
  • Run with the ball
  • Run with the hare and hunt with the hounds
  • Run yourself ragged
  • Runs in the family
  • See how it runs! ( Cerebos salt advertising slogan )
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep
  • Still waters run deep
  • Sue grabbit and run
  • Take the money and run
  • The course of true love never did run smooth
  • This one will run and run
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Wee Willie Winkie runs through the town, upstairs and downstairs in his nightgown ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • You can run but you can't hide

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