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run with it

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run with it

verb phrase

To grasp and capitalize on something: ''Say nothing about this, until I can get something solid in our hands.'' ''Please. Take it and run with it''

[1980s+; fr the notion of seizing and running with a football]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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