run onto (something)

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run onto (something)

To drive (a car or boat) onto something or some surface. A noun or pronoun can be used between "run" and "onto" to specify what is being driven. The captain misjudged the depth of the water and ended up running onto the reef. He lost control of the car and ran it right onto the frozen lake.
See also: run

run something onto something

to drive or guide something onto the surface of something. He ran the car onto the grass and washed it. Please run your bicycle onto the porch and I will try to fix it for you.
See also: run
References in classic literature ?
But what is best of all," he went on, his excitement subsiding under the delightful interest of his own story, "is that the sergeant in charge of the cannon which was to give the signal to fire the mines and blow up the bridge, this sergeant, seeing that the French troops were running onto the bridge, was about to fire, but Lannes stayed his hand.
Kinsey Wolanski has reportedly received a [euro]15,000 ([pounds sterling]13,278) fine after running onto the pitch during the Champions League final in Madrid.
In footage shot from the stands, one man in a blue coat can be seen running onto the pitch from the Cheadle End and charging towards the celebrating players, then raising his arms.
The reds boss said he lost control because he was so delirious, running onto the pitch to hug keeper alisson.
Rusnak put Slovakia in front on 42 minutes after running onto a pass cut back by Patrik Hrosovsky and slotting in from the tightest of angles.
The London club faces a Football Association investigation after their 3-0 defeat to Burnley included fans running onto the pitch and hundreds of disgruntled supporters furiously protesting the club's board. Police said they received two assault allegations.
Just minutes after kicking-off, Brewster was running onto another simple ball over the top from Jones, and after missing an earlier, easier chance from sixyards out, he lobbed the onrushing Austin with consummate ease and put the game to bed.
She was approached from behind and grabbed by the hips before running onto Clive Road.
But running onto the pitch during last month's Tyne Wear derby to prove his point, landed the 21-year-old in court.
The attacker pushed her and grabbed her phone before running onto Livery Street where he got onto a number 7 bus.
A dog has been caught on CCTV, running onto a motorway in China's Zhejiang Province and causing a pile-up.
District Judge Roger Elsey, who lifted reporting restrictions after being challenged by The Journal, gave Miller a three-year banning order and a six-month referral order, after he pleaded guilty to assault, a section four public order offence, and running onto the football pitch.
A LIFELONG Swansea City fan has been banned from watching his team in the Premier League - after running onto the pitch towards Cardiff City star Craig Bellamy.
A BARE-FOOTED Indonesia fan has apologised after running onto the pitch and having a shot at goal during his country's Asian Cup clash with Oman.