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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Run Thin (To).
 
To start from a bargain. When liquor runs thin it indicates that the cask is nearly empty.   1
 


 Run Riot (To).Run a Man Down (To). 

 
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