run-on

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See also: runon, Rūnõn, and run on

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

run-on ‎(not comparable)

  1. Continuing on where a rhetorical pause would be more appropriate.

Noun[edit]

run-on ‎(plural run-ons)

  1. A run-on sentence.
  2. Anything that runs on, such as a run-on entry in a dictionary.
    Most dictionaries cover most adverbs with only run-on entries.
  3. (machining) The period when a power saw or other tool continues to run after being powered off.