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Definitions and Synonyms of run aground | Another word for run aground | What is run aground?

Definition 1: bring to the ground - [verb of motion]

Samples where run aground or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the storm grounded the ship

Synonyms for run aground in the sense of this definition

(run aground is a kind of ...) bring ashore

"The drug smugglers landed the heroin on the beach of the island"

(run aground causes ...) hit or reach the ground

Definition 2: hit or reach the ground - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for run aground in the sense of this definition

(run aground is a kind of ...) reach a destination, either real or abstract

"We hit Detroit by noon" "The water reached the doorstep" "We barely made it to the finish line" "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"

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