[ verb ] flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
"If you see this man, run!" "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
Used in print(Howard Fast, April Morning....)
I put a_lot more trust in my two legs than in the gun , because the most important thing I had learned about war was that you could run_away and survive to talk_about it .(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
The ungainly bird thing ran_away , and to David its croaking sounded like the crowing of a tormented rooster .
[ verb ] escape from the control of
"Industry is running away with us all"
Used in print(Kenneth Reiner, "Coping with Runaway Technology"...)
Thus , if corporations are not to run_away with us , they must become quasi governmental institutions , subject_to public control and needs .