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

Phrasal Verbs
if a container or its contents run over, the contents come over the edge of the container synonym overflow

run over somebody

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run over something

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run somebody over

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run something over

 
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 (of a vehicle or its driver) to knock a person or an animal down and drive over their body or a part of it Two children were run over and killed. See related entries: Motoring problems and accidents
to read through or practise something quickly She ran over her notes before giving the lecture.
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