rundown

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rundown a concluding summary (as in presenting a case before a law court)
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Usage

In literature:

At the supper table he was as mum as a rundown clock; just set in his chair and looked at Mrs. Badger.
"Cape Cod Stories" by Joseph C. Lincoln
I gave him a quick rundown on what had happened that he hadn't gotten from my radio.
"Four-Day Planet" by Henry Beam Piper
Then her glance swept him swiftly from bared head to rundown heel.
"Overland Red" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Well, let me give you a rundown, Mr.
"Subversive" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Between mouthfuls, the two older people gave him a rundown on the morning's mishaps.
"Make Mine Homogenized" by Rick Raphael
Max hadn't got the rundown on the theory of the glider.
"Mercenary" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
A physician will doubtless prescribe a tonic for your general rundown condition.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol. 3 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
I gave him a quick rundown.
"Arm of the Law" by Harry Harrison
Hold on, and I'll give you a complete rundown.
"Fifty Per Cent Prophet" by Gordon Randall Garrett
This is a brief rundown on the racket situation as it currently exists on our sister planet.
"Mars Confidential" by Jack Lait
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In news:

It also tacks on the second ACC team of the rundown.
Here is a rundown of programs airing from noon Sunday through to 6:00pm.
The Gazette 's rundown on TV shows.
I decided to give you a rundown of the best Bachelor Party Locations in and around Utica.
A fundraiser to pay for renovating the rundown Souderton Playground is coming up in June.
We're paying tribute to Heavy D with a rundown of our favorite jams from the hip-hop teddy bear.
Get a rundown of this weekend's hot new movie releases.
Here;s a quick rundown of ABC's Fall lineup.
Today, MC is giving you the rundown on budding model and stylist Karrueche Tran.
The rundown on nine "floating festivals" cruising from South Florida this coming winter and spring.
Here's a rundown of when Minnesota State services will resume following the shutdown.
Article courtesy of New York Times via The Rundown The rate of suicide in the United States rose sharply during the first few years since the start of the recession , a new analysis has found.
(AP) — Kill APNewsAlert saying that 2 more men pleaded guilty to hate crime charges in fatal rundown of black man in Mississippi.
Pac-12 rundown: USC (and Oregon) hopes against No.
Ray Grabanski's rundown of the market.
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