1684, John Esquemeling, Henry Powell, The Buccaneers of America, published 2010, page 161:
To move or go quickly or hurriedly:
To extend between two points or in a certain direction; run:
To keep up in a race or contest:
To remain or stay in expectation of; await:
To depart in a hurry; abscond:
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