Значение идиомы run over

[run over] {v.} 1. To be too full and flow over the edge; spillover.

Billy forgot he had left the water on, and the tub ran over.

2. To try or go over quickly; practice briefly.

Duringthe lunch hour, Mary ran over her history facts so she would rememberthem for the test.

The coach ran over the signals for the trickplay with the team just before game time.

3. To drive on top of; rideover.

At night cars often run over small animals that are blindedby the headlights.

Syn.: RUN DOWN.