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Definition 1: use up (resources or materials) - [verb of consumption]

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

  • this car consumes a lot of gas
  • We exhausted our savings
  • They run through 20 bottles of wine a week

Synonyms for run through in the sense of this definition

(run through is a kind of ...) pay out

"spend money"

(... is a kind of run through ) exhaust the supply of

"We ran out of time just as the discussion was getting interesting"

(... is a kind of run through ) deplete of resources

"The exercise class drains me of energy"

(... is a kind of run through ) enjoy to excess

"She indulges in ice cream"

(... is a kind of run through ) use up (energy)

"burn off calories through vigorous exercise"

(... is a kind of run through ) spend completely

"I spend my pocket money in two days"

(... is a kind of run through ) deplete

"exhaust one's savings" "We quickly played out our strength"

(run through has a similar meaning as ...) require (time or space)

"It took three hours to get to work this morning" "This event occupied a very short time"

Definition 2: apply thoroughly; think through - [verb of consumption]

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

  • We worked through an example

Synonyms for run through in the sense of this definition

(run through is a kind of ...) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity

"I will work hard to improve my grades" "she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor"

(... is a kind of run through ) go through very fast

"We whipped through the last papers that we had to read before the weekend"

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