Textual thesaurus for "running"

(adj) functional, operative, working

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

in running (or working) order; a functional set of brakes

(adj) linear

measured lengthwise

cost of lumber per running foot

(noun) run

the act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace

he broke into a run; his daily run keeps him fit

(noun) track

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

(noun) run, running game, running play

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

the defensive line braced to stop the run; the coach put great emphasis on running