What is run out?

  • (verb): Prove insufficient.
    Synonyms: fail, give out
    See also — Additional definitions below

Run Out

Run out is a method of dismissal in the sport of cricket. It is governed by Law 38 of the Laws of cricket.

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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-directional shooting ... 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 ...
Run Out - The Rules - Running Out A Batsman "backing Up" - Instances of Not Mankading
... Walsh – Jaffar Courtney Walsh of the West Indies famously refused to Mankad last man Saleem Jaffar of Pakistan for backing up too far in a group match in the 1987 World Cup, but let him off with a warning ... Pakistan went on to win the match while the defeat cost the West Indies a place in the semi-final ...
Aberdour - Festival
... The yearly festival runs from the last week in July for a week, running into early August ... the Lough, Eddi Reader 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 ...
Jack Buck
... sneak, Touch 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!"), Ozzie Smith's walk-off home run in Game 5 of the 1985 National League Championship Series ("Go crazy, folks! Go crazy!"), Jack Clark's ...
Kenilworth - Sports - Two Castles Run
... The Two Castles Run began in 1983 as a fun run between Warwick Castle and Kenilworth Castle ... grown into an English Athletics licensed run that attracted 3,000 entrants in 2010 ...

More definitions of "run out":

  • (verb): Become used up; be exhausted.
    Example: "Our supplies finally ran out"
  • (verb): Flow, run or fall out and become lost.
    Synonyms: spill
  • (verb): Lose validity.
    Synonyms: expire
  • (verb): Exhaust the supply of.
    Example: "We ran out of time just as the discussion was getting interesting"
  • (verb): Flow off gradually.
    Synonyms: drain

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