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Definition of Runaway

Runaway

  1. One who, or that which, flees from danger, duty, restraint, etc.; a fugitive.
  2. The act of running away, esp. of a horse or teams; as, there was a runaway yesterday.
  3. Running away; fleeing from danger, duty, restraint, etc.; as, runaway soldiers; a runaway horse.
  4. Accomplished by running away or elopement, or during flight; as, a runaway marriage.
  5. Won by a long lead; as, a runaway victory.
  6. Very successful; accomplishing success quickly; as, a runaway bestseller.

Runaway Quotations

I did get to keep the wedding dresses from 'Runaway Bride'. They're all boxed up in my garage. I've never opened them. It'll be fun one day when Hazel is taller. She can play dress-up with her friends.
Julia Roberts

All the information you could want is constantly streaming at you like a runaway truck - books, newspaper stories, Web sites, apps, how-to videos, this article you're reading, even entire magazines devoted to single subjects like charcuterie or wedding cakes or pickles.
Mario Batali

I had dropped out of school and was a runaway, so I didn't have family to fall back on if I didn't work. I didn't have a lot of other options of making money other than modeling.
Carre Otis

It's up to people like us, all of us, to address and talk about things like runaway global warming and how we can use things like remote viewing to save our planet.
Jim Sullivan

For Nirvana, putting out their first major-label record was like getting into a new car. But the runaway success was like suddenly discovering that the car was a Ferrari and the accelerator pedal was Krazy Glued to the floorboard.
Michael Azerrad
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Runaway Translations

runaway in French is fuyard
runaway in Spanish is fugitivo
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