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run away (2)

Meaning: If children or teenagers run away, they leave home without telling their parents or guardians.

For example:

  • run away When he was a kid, Pedro got angry with his parents and ran away from home.

  • run away Many young people run away because they're being sexually abused by a family member.

Quick Quiz:

Kelly has run away again, so her parents are
  1. very worried about her
  2. very proud of her
  3. very happy for her

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