Definitions of Ran

  1.   Yarns coiled on a spun- yarn winch.
  2.   Pa. t. of RUN.
  3.   Past tense of the irregular verb run.
  4.   Of to run.
  5.   Did run.
  6.   Open robbery.
  7.   imp. of Run.
  8.   In India, a waste tract of land. Edwin Arnold.
  9.   Imp. Of RUN, v.
  10.   Of run, which see.
  11.   The pret. of Run.
  12.   of Run

Quotes of Ran

  1. When I was growing up, the men in my life were abusive; women were the ones I ran to for comfort. – Kevyn Aucoin
  2. We have lived through the flood time of fascism and of the nazism which ran its meteoric course at a cost to mankind in suffering and waste beyond all computation. – Emily Greene Balch
  3. Madam Speaker, before being elected to Congress, I ran a manufacturing business that did a significant percentage of our sales outside the United States. – Chris Chocola
  4. The studio didn't ask them to learn their trade, they just worked them, and when that personality or that gimmick or whatever they had ran dry at the box office, they were dropped and out. – Jackie Cooper
  5. I used to think that it didn't make any difference how far you ran if you had a good, strong musculoskeletal system and no underlying cardiovascular problems. – Kenneth H. Cooper
  6. I pestered the hell out of everybody I ran into until I could play the guitar well enough to write and sing with it. – Don Johnson
  7. You mentioned Ross Perot. Mr. Perot jumped into the race at the last minute, had one issue that he ran on, the budget deficit, was in and out of the race a couple of times, and still got 20 million votes, didn't have the Internet. – Hamilton Jordan
  8. My life collapsed. People ran from me because suddenly it was 'Oh my God! It's over for her now!' – Nicole Kidman
  9. My son has been a class clown and it sort of ran in the family. – Robert Klein
  10. I ran and ran and ran every day, and I acquired this sense of determination, this sense of spirit that I would never, never give up, no matter what else happened. – Wilma Rudolph
  11. Of course, in our grade school, in those days, there were no organized sports at all. We just went out and ran around the school yard for recess. – Alan Shepard
  12. I learned early on to never walk while I was on the ball field. I ran everywhere I went. – Enos Slaughter
  13. Here was this vast machinery of government and they didn't know how it ran where you put in the gas, where you put in the oil, where you turn the throttle. – Maxwell D. Taylor
  14. You ran away and left us to do the job that you could not do. – Nguyen Van Thieu
  15. I was the conductor of the Underground Railroad for eight years, and I can say what most conductors can't say; I never ran my train off the track and I never lost a passenger. – Harriet Tubman

Usage examples for Ran

  1. The emperor and many others saw it and ran to him. ” – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  2. So ran part of it. ” – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  3. “ I almost ran you down," cried Channing. ” – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  4. Ran right away, and made me come, too. ” – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  5. It was from Feo and ran like this. ” – The Rustle of Silk by Cosmo Hamilton
  6. Then she ran out, smiling. ” – The Story of Louie by Oliver Onions
  7. He ran to me as I spoke. ” – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell
  8. Or perhaps the train ran over his head when he didn't know it. ” – The Tale of Freddie Firefly by Arthur Scott Bailey
  9. He ran to Ingleston's. ” – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  10. “ I was a- sitting on the heather when he come, and I ran – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  11. Then Kirsha ran to his father. ” – The Created Legend by Feodor Sologub
  12. Ran into an airpocket, too, and I thought it was all up with me when I began to fall. ” – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  13. “ I ran to the governor's house. ” – The Secret of the Night by Gaston Leroux
  14. We ran along in silence. ” – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  15. “ Marcella turned and ran after her. ” – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  16. She wasn't the kind that ran in on folks. ” – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  17. His eyes ran across the paper. ” – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  18. Your mother should have thought of these things when she ran away. ” – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  19. Then we ran toward them. ” – The Cave Twins by Lucy Fitch Perkins
  20. We ran up to see. ” – Home Fires in France by Dorothy Canfield

Rhymes for Ran