run away quickly; "He threw down his gun and fled"
display in the air or cause to float; "fly a kite"; "All nations fly their flags in front of the U.N."
decrease rapidly and disappear; "the money vanished in las Vegas"; "all my stock assets have vaporized"
change quickly from one emotional state to another; "fly into a rage"
hit a fly
transport by aeroplane; "We fly flowers from the Caribbean to North America"
be dispersed or disseminated; "Rumors and accusations are flying"
travel in an airplane; "she is flying to Cincinnati tonight"; "Are we driving or flying?"
move quickly or suddenly; "He flew about the place"
travel over (an area of land or sea) in an aircraft; "Lindbergh was the first to fly the Atlantic"
cause to fly or float; "fly a kite"
travel through the air; be airborne; "Man cannot fly"
operate an airplane; "The pilot flew to Cuba"
pass away rapidly; "Time flies like an arrow"; "Time fleeing beneath him"
make a reproduction or copy of
reproduce someone's behavior or looks; "The mime imitated the passers-by"; "Children often copy their parents or older siblings"
appear like, as in behavior or appearance; "Life imitate art"
pass abruptly from one state or topic to another; "leap into fame"; "jump to a conclusion"; "jump from one thing to another"
move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?"
cause to jump or leap; "the trainer jumped the tiger through the hoop"
jump down from an elevated point; "the parachutist didn't want to jump"; "every year, hundreds of people jump off the Golden Gate bridge"; "the widow leapt into the funeral pyre"
have as a result or residue; "The water left a mark on the silk dress"; "Her blood left a stain on the napkin"
location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east; "she stood on the left"
act or be so as to become in a specified state; "The inflation left them penniless"; "The president's remarks left us speechless"
not used up; "leftover meatloaf"; "she had a little money left over so she went to a movie"; "some odd dollars left"; "saved the remaining sandwiches for supper"; "unexpended provisions"
have left or have as a remainder; "That left the four of us"; "19 minus 8 leaves 11"
intended for the left hand; "I rarely lose a left-hand glove"
of or belonging to the political or intellectual left
being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the west when facing north; "my left hand"; "left center field"; "the left bank of a river is
carry out; "run an errand"
set animals loose to graze
cause to emit recorded audio or video; "They ran the tapes over and over again"; "I'll play you my favorite record"; "He never tires of playing that video"
direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.; "She is running a relief operation in the Sudan"
include as the content; broadcast or publicize; "We ran the ad three times"; "This paper carries a restaurant review"; "All major networks carried the press conference"
make without a miss
travel a route regularly; "Ships ply the waters near the coast"
carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine; "Run the dishwasher"; "run a new program on the Mac"; "the computer executed the instruction"
become undone; "the sweater unraveled"
cover by running; run a certain distance; "She ran 10 miles that day"
occur persistently; "Musical talent runs in the family"
become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
become heartened or elated; "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"
move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
move to a better position in life or to a better job; "She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great
come up, of celestial bodies; "The sun also rises"; "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..."; "Jupiter ascends"
a dusty pink color
increase in volume; "the dough rose slowly in the warm room"
pinkish table wine from red grapes whose skins were removed after fermentation began
rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
any of many shrubs of the genus Rosa that bear roses
be sounded, played, or expressed; "How does this song go again?"
be spent; "All my money went for food and rent"
be contained in; "How many times does 18 go into 54?"
go through in search of something; search through someone's belongings in an unauthorized way; "Who rifled through my desk drawers?"
have a particular form; "the story or argument runs as follows"; "as the saying goes..."
perform as expected when applied; "The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in"; "Does this old car still run well?"; "This old radio doesn't work anymore"
be ranked or compare; "This violinist is as good as Juilliard-trained violinists go"
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news