run up

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  • There is a track that runs up to the top of the mountain.
  • I thought a fine business was opening, and so ran up to see. Cited from Aurelian, by William Ware
  • Here again is a river, and there the road runs up a hill. Cited from From Pole to Pole, by Sven Anders Hedin
  • She ran up to the big door and out on the road. Cited from Lucia Rudini, by Martha Trent
  • White was known for running up front even if he did not finish.
  • The wind held fair, and she was not long in running up it. Cited from The Three Lieutenants, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Some stations run only the two hours, others run up to seven hours.
  • Many players use what is referred to as a run-up during their drive.
  • The officer ran up the tower, and returned in two or three minutes. Cited from No Surrender!, by G. A. Henty
  • There came running up to him a little boy, whom he must have called. Cited from A Happy Boy, by Bjornstjerne Bjornson [Tr.: Rasmus B. Anderson]
  • This last was to a fresh man, who ran up and said something. Cited from The Adventures of Don Lavington, by George Manville Fenn
  • I ran up into a tree: they followed me and brought me down. Cited from The History of Mary Prince, by Mary Prince
  • This system allowed the car to run up to at with a flat.
  • The fourth car was run up from behind by the fifth car.
  • She ran up the walk to the green door she had entered the first morning. Cited from The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • My station was in the main-top, to which I quickly ran up. Cited from Paddy Finn, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • He knew a stone wall when he ran up against one. Cited from Murder at Bridge, by Anne Austin
  • She ran up to him and put her arms round his neck. Cited from A Girl in Ten Thousand, by L. T. Meade
  • You see you are running up against that same law of supply and demand. Cited from Humanly Speaking, by Samuel McChord Crothers
  • The lake some way on before me ran up into a deep gulf. Cited from My First Voyage to Southern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
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