US: /ˈɹənɪŋ/
UK: /ɹˈʌnɪŋ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

running /'rʌniɳ/
  • danh từ
    • cuộc chạy đua
      • to take up the running; to make the running: dẫn đầu cuộc chạy đua
      • to be in the running: có cơ thắng (trong cuộc đấu, trong cuộc chạy đua...)
      • to be out of the running: không có cơ thắng
    • sự chạy, sự vậm hành (máy...)
    • sự chảy (chất lỏng, mủ...)
    • sự buôn lậu
    • sự phá vòng vây
    • sự quản lý, sự trông nom, sự điều khiển (một nhà máy...)
    • tính từ
      • chạy đang chạy; tiến hành trong lúc chạy
        • running jump: nhảy có chạy lấy đà
        • a running flight: một cuộc chiến đấu săn đuổi nhau
      • chảy, đang chảy
        • running spring: dòng suối đang chảy
        • running sore: vết thương đang rỉ mủ
      • di động trượt đi
        • running block puli: di động
        • running knot: nút dây thòng lọng
      • liên tiếp, liên tục, liền
        • for several days running: trong nhiều ngày liền
        • running number: số thứ tự
        • running hand: chữ viết liền nét (không nhấc bút lên)
      • hiện nay, đương thời
        • running account: số tiền hiện gửi
        • a running commentary: bài tường thuật tại chỗ (trên đài phát thanh...)

    Advanced English dictionary

    noun, adjective
    + noun [U]
    1 the action or sport of running: to go / take up running + running shoes
    2 the activity of managing or operating sth: the day-to-day running of a business + the running costs of a car (for example of fuel, repairs, insurance)
    3 (-running) (in compounds) the activity of bringing sth such as drugs, guns, etc. into a country secretly and illegally: drug-running + gunrunning
    Idioms: in / out of the running (for sth) (informal) having some/no chance of succeeding or achieving sth
    make the running (BrE, informal) to set the speed at which sth is done; to take the lead in doing sth
    + adjective
    1 used after a number and a noun such as 'year' 'day' or 'time', to say that sth has happened in the same way several times, without a change: She's won the championship three years running. + It was the third day running that the train had been late. + No party has won an election four times running.
    2 running water is water that is flowing somewhere or water that is supplied to a building and available to be used through taps/faucets: I can hear the sound of running water. + a remote cottage without electricity or running water
    3 [only before noun] lasting a long time; continuous
    Synonym: ONGOING
    For years he had fought a running battle with the authorities over the land. + a running argument + His old raincoat became a running joke (= people kept laughing at it).
    See also - LONG-RUNNING
    4 (-running) (in compounds) running or flowing in the way mentioned: a fast-running river + They showed the free-running, slick football that has become their trademark.
    Idioms: (go and) take a running jump (old-fashioned, spoken) used to tell sb in a rude way to go away: Why didn't you just tell him to take a running jump?
    more at ORDER n.

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 operation, management, direction:
    Who attends to the everyday running of the business while you are away?
    2 competition, contest, meet, tournament, race, match; event, game:
    If he is found to take steroids, he'll be out of the running.
    3 continuous, on-going, continual, perpetual, sustained, constant, uninterrupted, ceaseless, unceasing:
    Where do they get the energy to keep up a running argument on the same silly subject?

    Collocation dictionary

    1 activity/sport


    cross-country, fell, road | distance, long-distance, marathon, middle-distance


    event, race | shoe, shorts, vest | track

    2 management of business, etc.


    efficient, smooth
    Careful planning is needed to ensure the smooth running of the event.
    | day-to-day


    be involved in, be responsible for


    costs, expenses

    Concise English dictionary

    +(American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team
    +the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace
    +the state of being in operation
    +the act of administering or being in charge of something
    +the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track
    +moving quickly on foot
    +(of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream
    +continually repeated over a period of time
    +of advancing the ball by running
    +executed or initiated by running
    +measured lengthwise
    +(of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing

    +a score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely
    +the act of testing something
    +a race run on foot
    +an unbroken series of events
    +(American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team
    +a regular trip
    +the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace
    +the continuous period of time during which something (a machine or a factory) operates or continues in operation
    +unrestricted freedom to use
    +the production achieved during a continuous period of operation (of a machine or factory etc.)
    +a small stream
    +a race between candidates for elective office
    +a row of unravelled stitches
    +the pouring forth of a fluid
    +an unbroken chronological sequence
    +a short trip
    +move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time
    +flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
    +stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point
    +direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.
    +have a particular form
    +move along, of liquids
    +perform as expected when applied
    +change or be different within limits
    +run, stand, or compete for an office or a position
    +cause to emit recorded sounds
    +move about freely and without restraint, or act as if running around in an uncontrolled way
    +have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
    +carry out a process or program, as on a computer or a machine
    +be operating, running or functioning
    +change from one state to another
    +cause to perform
    +be affected by; be subjected to
    +continue to exist
    +occur persistently
    +include as the content; broadcast or publicize
    +carry out
    +guide or pass over something
    +cause something to pass or lead somewhere
    +make without a miss
    +deal in illegally, such as arms or liquor
    +cause an animal to move fast
    +be diffused
    +sail before the wind
    +cover by running; run a certain distance
    +extend or continue for a certain period of time
    +set animals loose to graze
    +keep company
    +run with the ball; in such sports as football
    +travel rapidly, by any (unspecified) means
    +travel a route regularly
    +pursue for food or sport (as of wild animals)
    +compete in a race
    +progress by being changed
    +reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating
    +come unraveled or undone as if by snagging
    +become undone