run on (2)
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Meaning: to continue for longer than expectedSynonym: go on
- run on The new stadium is scheduled to be finished next June, but it looks like it could run on a bit longer.
- run on The lecture is usually over by four o'clock, but sometimes it runs on for five or ten minutes.
The meeting ran on for about twenty minutes because
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Contributor: Matt Errey