Run errands

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Definition

to run (some) errands: to make (some) short journeys to buy, collect, or deliver something
idiom

an errand: a short journey to deliver, buy, or collect something
noun

Examples

  • "But I've got to run some errands before my trip to Thailand tomorrow: I've got to go the pharmacy and then to the bank."
  • "Edward : Errand boy slash copy boy slash coffee boy - just a boy, really."
  • "I need you this afternoon to run some errands, pick up my dry cleaning, and I have this weird rash that I need you to look at."

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