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Definition 1: an easy victory - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for runaway in the sense of this definition

(runaway is a kind of ...) a successful ending of a struggle or contest

"a narrow victory" "the general always gets credit for his army's victory" "clinched a victory" "convincing victory" "the agreement was a triumph for common sense"

Definition 2: someone who flees from an uncongenial situation - [noun denoting person]

Samples where runaway or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • fugitives from the sweatshops

Synonyms for runaway in the sense of this definition

(runaway is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 3: completely out of control - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where runaway or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • runaway inflation

(runaway is similar to ...) not being under control; out of control

"the greatest uncontrolled health problem is AIDS" "uncontrolled growth"

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