to run through love


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To spend wastefully; as, to run through an estate.
  • transitive v. to transfix; to pierce, as with a sword.


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  • Gaunt men and women, half-skeletons themselves, began to run through the cemetery toward them.

    Shadow Lord

  • So great was the excitement in Lynn, on the subject, that the superintendent, Mr. Stephen A. Chase, ordered the trains to run through Lynn without stopping, while I remained in that town; and this ridiculous farce was enacted.

    My Bondage and My Freedom. Part I.--Life as a Slave. Part II.--Life as a Freeman

  • At eleven I attempted to “stir briskly” and recalled the heavy, clodding feeling of trying to run through a muddy field.


  • Mr. Bragg at once took strong and positive grounds for the railroad to run through the mountains, and he was elected by a small majority in 1854.

    Memoirs of W. W. Holden,

  • “Freddo,” as he was known, preceded the crew into the spacecraft by some ninety minutes in order to run through a 417-step checklist designed to ensure that every switch was set in its proper position.

    First Man

  • By October the Head Count was growing restive; thrills of fear began to run through the ordinary residents of the city.

    The First Man in Rome

  • But not even Nino Brown had seen the amount of dope that used to run through that place.

    Magic City

  • In order to do this I had to run through open fields in view of the enemy and this attracted his fire in our direction, but I reached the cover of the pines without any casualty, and I was here joined by Lieutenant Richardson, of the Washington

    Lieutenant General Jubal Anderson Early C.S.A. : autobiographical sketch and narrative of the War between the States,

  • His hands came up to run through his hair, returning it to a semblance of order, then adjusted his neck-tie, dashed ineffectually at the stained knee of one trouser-leg, and finally shifted to his inner chest pocket to pull out his pouch of Bull Durham.

    Locked Rooms

  • He waited for the target acquisition solution to run through the chip-driven computer and got his instructions: nine down, three to the right.

    A Bob Lee Swagger eBook Boxed Set


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