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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 run off

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 run off
      v 1: run away; usually includes taking something or somebody
           along [syn: abscond, bolt, absquatulate, decamp,
            go off]
      2: leave suddenly and as if in a hurry; "The listeners bolted
         when he discussed his strange ideas"; "When she started to
         tell silly stories, I ran out" [syn: run out, bolt, bolt
         out, beetle off]
      3: force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric
         meanings; "Drive away potential burglars"; "drive away bad
         thoughts"; "dispel doubts"; "The supermarket had to turn
         back many disappointed customers" [syn: chase away, drive
         out, turn back, drive away, dispel, drive off]
      4: run away secretly with one's beloved; "The young couple
         eloped and got married in Las Vegas" [syn: elope]
      5: run off as waste; "The water wastes back into the ocean"
         [syn: waste]
      6: reproduce by xerography [syn: photocopy, xerox]
      7: decide (a contest or competition) by a runoff