Definitions of Ran

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

Usage examples for Ran

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