run a temperature
phrasal see run a fever

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • run a temperature — {v. phr.} To have a body temperature that is above normal; have a fever. * /Jimmy didn t look ill, although he was running a temperature./ * /We took the baby to the doctor because he was running a temperature./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • run a temperature — {v. phr.} To have a body temperature that is above normal; have a fever. * /Jimmy didn t look ill, although he was running a temperature./ * /We took the baby to the doctor because he was running a temperature./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • run a temperature — phrasal : to have a fever * * * run a temperature To be feverish • • • Main Entry: ↑run * * * run a temperature/fever/ phrase to be very hot because you are ill …   Useful english dictionary

  • run\ a\ temperature — v. phr. To have a body temperature that is above normal; have a fever. Jimmy didn t look ill, although he was running a temperature. We took the baby to the doctor because he was running a temperature …   Словарь американских идиом

  • run a temperature —  Have a temperature above normal …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • run a temperature — be suffering from a high temperature. → run …   English new terms dictionary

  • run a fever — run a temperature/fever/ phrase to be very hot because you are ill The boy had been sent home from school because he was running a fever. Thesaurus: to have or develop an illness or symptomsynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • run a fever — or run a temperature phrasal to have a fever …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • run a fever/temperature — ◇ If you are running a fever/temperature, you have a body temperature that is higher than normal. • • • Main Entry: ↑run …   Useful english dictionary

  • run a fever — to have a high body temperature caused by an illness. He developed a very bad ear infection and ran a fever for a couple of days …   New idioms dictionary

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