Synonyms of run something down in English:

run something down


See definition of run something down

phrase

1‘she finally ran a copy of the book down in Covent Garden’

SYNONYMS

find, discover, locate, track down, trace, run to earth, unearth, hunt out, ferret out

2‘employers should run down their labour forces gradually’

SYNONYMS

reduce, cut back on, cut, downsize, decrease, pare down, trim

phase out, wind down, wind up

ANTONYMS

increase