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run past

v.
1. To run near or alongside someone or something from one side to the other: A flock of wild turkeys ran past the barn.
2. To overtake someone or something by running: I was leading in the race, but then someone ran past me.
3. To continue later than some time: I will be late for dinner because our meeting will run past 7:00.
4. To tell, explain, or demonstrate something to someone: He ran many ideas past us, but we disliked them all.
See also: past, run
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The university professor said: "I've run past baboons and animals like that but I have never been attacked.
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It was particularly gratifying to beat every other team of lawyers and to run past them on our way back down each mountain,'' said employment lawyer James.
Angels third base Ron Roenicke could do nothing but watch Guerrero run past him.
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Conrad tried poking the ball away, but it ricocheted off the arm of Eskandarian, who benefited beautifully as he continued to run past Conrad with only Oshoniyi to beat.
3) Joggers run past the memorial with names of local veterans at Simi Valley's Rancho Tapo Community Park on Friday.
3) A snowboarder makes a scenic run past stately pines Saturday morning at Mountain High ski resort in Wrightwood.