RUN for It
to flee from situation or a place
I had a terrible evening last night! My dog, Luke, ran away. I opened the front door, he saw a squirrel and took off!
to be hit by a car or other vehicle
Oh no! Please don't tell me a car ran over him! You live on such a busy street with so much traffic. What happened?
to come upon something by chance
Well, at first, he charged through the yard and almost caught that squirrel. But then he ran across my neighbor's cat!
to ascend quickly
They both ran up a tree and Luke started barking like crazy. I went to get his treats cause he usually comes in for food.
to chase someone or something
When I got back he was chasing a car down the street. I ran after him all the way to the park, and then bam, I lost him.
to meet someone when you are not expecting to
Thank heavens I ran into someone who saw Luke go behind the bushes on the other side of the walkway.
run out of
to use up and have no more of something
ran out of breath
Long story short, he came back on his own. I ran out of breath and sat down for a sec. Before I knew it there was Luke looking at me waiting for his treat!
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