Synonyms for run into

Synonyms for (verb) run into

Synonyms: hit, impinge on, collide with, strike, run into

Definition: hit against; come into sudden contact with

Usage: The car hit a tree; He struck the table with his elbow

Similar words: touch

Definition: make physical contact with, come in contact with

Usage: Touch the stone for good luck; She never touched her husband


Synonyms: knock against, jar against, bump into, butt against, run into

Definition: collide violently with an obstacle

Usage: I ran into the telephone pole

Similar words: hit, impinge on, collide with, strike, run into

Definition: hit against; come into sudden contact with

Usage: The car hit a tree; He struck the table with his elbow


Synonyms: encounter, run into

Definition: be beset by

Usage: The project ran into numerous financial difficulties

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer