Definition of run to phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


run to

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to be of a particular size or amount The book runs to nearly 800 pages.
  2. 2(especially British English) if you or your money will not run to something, you do not have enough money for something Our funds won't run to a trip abroad this year.
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