the general run of things

the general run of things
{{the general run of things}}
a tendência geral.

English-Portuguese dictionary. 2013.

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  • (the) general run of something — the usual/general/normal/run of something phrase the usual type of person or thing, or the way that things usually happen In the normal run of events, this sort of thing should not happen. Thesaurus: typical, traditional and usualsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • The common run — Run Run, n. 1. The act of running; as, a long run; a good run; a quick run; to go on the run. [1913 Webster] 2. A small stream; a brook; a creek. [1913 Webster] 3. That which runs or flows in the course of a certain operation, or during a certain …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • (the) usual run of something — the usual/general/normal/run of something phrase the usual type of person or thing, or the way that things usually happen In the normal run of events, this sort of thing should not happen. Thesaurus: typical, traditional and usualsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) normal run of something — the usual/general/normal/run of something phrase the usual type of person or thing, or the way that things usually happen In the normal run of events, this sort of thing should not happen. Thesaurus: typical, traditional and usualsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • The General in His Labyrinth — Infobox Book name = The General in His Labyrinth title orig = es. El general en su laberinto translator = Edith Grossman Front jacket cover of the first (US) hardback edition of the book s translation image caption = author = Gabriel García… …   Wikipedia

  • At the long run — Run Run, n. 1. The act of running; as, a long run; a good run; a quick run; to go on the run. [1913 Webster] 2. A small stream; a brook; a creek. [1913 Webster] 3. That which runs or flows in the course of a certain operation, or during a certain …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In the long run — Run Run, n. 1. The act of running; as, a long run; a good run; a quick run; to go on the run. [1913 Webster] 2. A small stream; a brook; a creek. [1913 Webster] 3. That which runs or flows in the course of a certain operation, or during a certain …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in the long run — Synonyms and related words: all in all, all things considered, almost entirely, altogether, approximately, as a rule, as a whole, as an approximation, as things go, as times go, at large, broadly, broadly speaking, by and large, chiefly, commonly …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • run — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 on foot ADJECTIVE ▪ five mile, etc. ▪ fun, sponsored (esp. BrE) ▪ The school has organized a two mile fun run for charity. ▪ t …   Collocations dictionary

  • run — [c]/rʌn / (say run) verb (ran, run, running) –verb (i) 1. to move quickly on foot, so as to go more rapidly than in walking (in bipedal locomotion, so that for an instant in each step neither foot is on the ground). 2. to do this for exercise, as …   Australian-English dictionary

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