Run-out meaning

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Alternative spelling of runout.
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(intransitive, idiomatic) To use up; to consume all of something.

If this hot weather continues, we will run out of ice cream.

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(intransitive) To expire, to come to an end.

My driving licence runs out next week, so I had better renew it now.

The option will run out next week and I can't get it extended.

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(cricket) To get a batsman out via a run out (see above); or, to be got out in this way.
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To extend a piece of material, or clothing.

If I run out these curtains, they will fit the windows in the drawing room.

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(intransitive) To conclude in, to end up.
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