1.Definition: (of e.g. a machine) performing or capable of performing
"In running (or working) order"
2.Definition: (of fluids) moving or issuing in a stream
"As mountain stream with freely running water", "Hovels without running water"
3.Definition: continually repeated over a period of time
"A running joke among us"
4.Definition: executed or initiated by running
"Running plays worked better than pass plays", "Took a running jump", "A running start"
5.Definition: measured lengthwise
"Cost of lumber per running foot"
6.Definition: of advancing the ball by running
"The team's running plays worked better than its pass plays"