a small stream; brook; rivulet.
a small channel, as for water.
(literary) a small stream
noun 1. a person, animal, or thing that runs, especially as a racer. 2. a messenger. 3. a messenger of a bank or brokerage house. 4. Baseball. base runner. 5. Football. the ball-carrier. 6. a person whose business it is to solicit patronage or trade. 7. a person acting as collector, agent, or the like, […]
noun, British. 1. string bean (defs 1, 2). noun 1. another name for scarlet runner
noun, Furniture. 1. a foot having the form of a bar connecting the corresponding front and rear legs of a piece.
noun, plural runners-up. 1. the competitor, player, or team finishing in second place, as in a race, contest, or tournament. 2. runners-up, the competitors who do not win a contest but who place ahead of the majority of the contestants and share in prizes or honors, as those who place second, third, and fourth, or […]