What is run for?

  • (verb): Extend or continue for a certain period of time.
    Synonyms: run

Some articles on run, runs:

Kenilworth - Sports - Two Castles Run
... The Two Castles Run began in 1983 as a fun run between Warwick Castle and Kenilworth Castle ... then it has grown into an English Athletics licensed run that attracted 3,000 entrants in 2010 ...
Platform Game - Sub-genres - Run and Gun Platformers
... See also Run and gun The run and gun platformer genre was popularized by Konami's classic Contra ... Side-scrolling run and gun games are an attempt to marry platform games with shoot 'em ups, characterized by a minimal focus on precise platform jumping and a major emphasis on multi-direction ... Run and guns are generally very pure and, while they sometimes have vehicular sequences or other changes in style, they stay focused on shooting throughout ...
Hartford, Connecticut - Culture - Parades
... Downtown – March 2011 was the 40th year – Run by The Central Connecticut Celtic Cultural Committee Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Day Parade – Downtown, South Green, and Frog Hollow – June 2010 ...
Jack Buck
... Down GREEN BAY!)" Kirk Gibson's dramatic game-winning pinch-hit home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series ("This is gonna be a home run! I don't believe what I just saw ... I don't BELIEVE what I just saw!"), Ozzie Smith's walk-off home run in Game 5 of the 1985 National League Championship Series ("Go crazy, folks! Go crazy ...
Aberdour - Festival
... The yearly festival runs from the last week in July for a week, running into early August ... and The Fence Collective's Three Craws The Donkey brae run is held on the first Sunday of the festival and is popular nationwide, with a 7-mile race, 2-mile run and a 1-mile run ...

Famous quotes containing the words run for and/or run:

    Adrenalin dispels boredom. Run, you sufferers from ennui! Run for your lives!
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)

    ... gratitude is not a healthy emotion in the long run ...
    Agnes E. Meyer (1887–1970)

    When this yokel comes maundering,
    Whetting his hacker,
    I shall run before him,
    Diffusing the civilest odors
    Out of geraniums and unsmelled flowers.
    It will check him.
    Wallace Stevens (1879–1955)