Run-off Definition

noun

Alternative spelling of runoff.

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verb

To flee or depart quickly.

Don't run off before the end of the event.
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(idiomatic) To make photocopies, or print.

Please run off a couple dozen more flyers to pass out.
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(idiomatic) To write something quickly.

Shakespeare could run off a play in just a couple of days.
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(of a liquid) To pour or spill off or over.

They kept a barrel to store rainwater that has run off the roof.
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To leave someone without prior advice.

He ran off to France leaving her with all the debts and three children to bring up.
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