run around


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run around

(1) In desktop publishing, the flowing of text around a graphic image.

(2) Very often what you get when you take your computer to the store with a problem.
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Australian police have been given the run around by a three-year-old eastern grey kangaroo in Melbourne.
In England, sometimes people think you aren't very good if you don't run around a lot," he said.
SHE has run around the world, ridden a horse more than 3,000 miles through Chile and has also run across the Sahara Desert, Iceland, Nepal, Kosovo and Cuba.
A leading trade union warned London's mayor yesterday that there are "huge difficulties" to overcome ifTube trains are to run around the clock during the 2012 Olympics.
He is now waiting for the London-based certifying body to declare his feat a world record for longest solo run around the US perimeter.
CANCER sufferer Liz Harding has flown to America to run around a theme park for charity.
The point of going to school is to learn, not to run around your math class, listen to your iPod, roll around on exercise balls and IM during class.
You can see history,'' said Myrka, 12, a student from Northridge Middle School who joined the 5K run around the Rose Bowl.
So we thought, what better way to show that than to have a fun animal run around the house?
BOBBY WILLIAMSON reckons Kevin Thomson is right - the Hibs starlet DID used to run around like a headless chicken.