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Synonyms for running

in succession

in the running

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  • in contention for
  • up for
  • likely to get
  • in line for
  • being considered for
  • a candidate for
  • on the shortlist for

out of the running

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up and running

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Synonyms for running

in action or full operation

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(American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team

the act of running

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the state of being in operation

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the act of administering or being in charge of something

the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track

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(of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream

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continually repeated over a period of time

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of advancing the ball by running

executed or initiated by running

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measured lengthwise

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(of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing

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Running economy has been accepted as the physiological criterion for 'efficient' performance and has been identified as a critical element of overall distance running performance (1).
The two began training together three years ago, reigniting in Foreman a passion for long distance running and bringing their whole family together.
That appears to have prompted the veteran's decision to call time on a career which many consider the greatest in distance running history.
For the past decade, the Corkman has been the one shaft of light in what has otherwise been a gloomy period for Irish distance running.
The pentathlon served more or less as a brief detour on Larry's destiny with distance running, however, and in 1964, in possibly the best shape of his life, he ran his first road race in Westport, Connecticut.
Once British middle distance running ruled the world.
Her winning time of 28mins18secs put her over a minute clear of the Sandra Branney but it was as thoughts turned to Fairweather, a Scottish distance running inter- nationalist of potential before her untimely death earlier this year, that emotions bubbled over.
For me, at age 32 in 1968, distance running started out as a personal female challenge.
The New York Road Runners organization and its events are some of the most significant distance running events in this world.
Long distance running gets easier as you get older," said Giggs.
It brings together two of the nation's most well-respected and recognized names in distance running event management and sponsorship.
Coventry's former distance running champion, ex-Woodlands School pupil Dave Moorcroft said: "The Youth Olympic Games will be an opportunity to inspire young people to become involved in sport.
The Kenyan middle distance running star met children at St Constantine's primary while in the city to announce BBC Scotland have signed up as an official backer of the campaign.
Nick McCormick can reinvigorate distance running in the North-East, according to former great Brendan Foster.
distance running, long one of the weaker links in the world's dominant track and field program.