To run on


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • To run on (Print) To be continued; as, their accounts had run on for a year or two without a settlement.
    • To run on (Print) to carry on or continue, as the type for a new sentence, without making a break or commencing a new paragraph.
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  • Charles Barkley
    Charles Barkley
    “If I weren't earning $3 million a year to dunk a basketball, most people on the street would run in the other direction if they saw me coming.”
  • Al Capone
    Al Capone
    “My rackets are run on strictly American lines and they're going to stay that way.”
  • Richard Dreyfuss
    Richard Dreyfuss
    “My worst fear is that I'll end up living in some run-down duplex on Wilshire wearing pants hiked up to my nipples and muttering under my breath.”
  • Mark Twain
    “A lie can run around the world six times while the truth is still trying to put on its pants.”
  • Harriet Martineau
    “If there is any country on earth where the course of true love may be expected to run smooth, it is America.”
  • John Donne
    “Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?”


In literature:

She, had no doubt that she would be able to run away from him later on.
"Lucia Rudini" by Martha Trent
If a slide valve is broken, what can be done to run the engine on one side?
"The Traveling Engineers' Association" by Anonymous
I had to run up to Albany on business for two days.
"The Debtor" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
But the wind kept on blowing it, and the squirrel boy had to run a long way.
"Uncle Wiggily in the Woods" by Howard R. Garis
You have learned to rope a steer on the dead run.
"Under Handicap" by Jackson Gregory
This work paid well, and I was soon in a position to make my first investment of L100 in sheep, which I placed on terms on Butler's run.
"Five Years in New Zealand" by Robert B. Booth
He didn't want to make a career of running on the asteroid.
"Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet" by Harold Leland Goodwin
Thus when they see men approaching in several directions on horseback, they soon become bewildered, and know not which way to run.
"A Book of Natural History" by Various
He was nominated for vice-president, to run on the Populist ticket with Bryan.
"American Adventures" by Julian Street
After a while he began to thrill with the desire to know how it would feel to run backward on the track in front of the moving engine.
"Emerson's Wife and Other Western Stories" by Florence Finch Kelly
Then the dog went back to the barn store to run on more delivery errands.
"Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store" by Laura Lee Hope
He wanted to run, to push on until his feet were too tired to carry him any farther.
"Star Born" by Andre Norton
Therefore, the thing for us to do is to run out on him.
"Captain Scraggs" by Peter B. Kyne
Then she despatched her child on the run for camp, to tell Father to come immediately with his gun and shoot the bear.
"The Drama of the Forests" by Arthur Heming
Who's game to run six inches in front of a mild old cow's horns, while somebody urges her on from behind?
"A Popular Schoolgirl" by Angela Brazil
There was even a gandy cart, though no rails for it to run on.
"The Sky Is Falling" by Lester del Rey
But they made up their minds to soon learn how to run a craft on the ice.
"The Outdoor Girls in a Winter Camp" by Laura Lee Hope
The free end is slung to a block running on the cable.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
We may run on to the broken-down buggy further on.
"The Outdoor Chums at Cabin Point" by Quincy Allen
Dr. Price owned a place in the country, several miles away, on the road to Mink Run, and thither the messenger went to find him.
"The Colonel's Dream" by Charles W. Chesnutt

In poetry:

With warmth she to her sister spoke,
But brought upon herself rebuke;
One thing is needful, and but one,
Why do thy thoughts on many run?
"Martha And Mary" by John Newton
Till her appointed course be run;
Till on the darkness faint her breath,
Flown to the silent void, and Death
Sit crowned upon the ashen sun.
"The Testimony of the Suns" by George Sterling
The Gospel, on its milk-white horse,
O'er all the world has gone its course,
There's not a land beneath the sun
To which it, some how, has not run.
"Concerning The End Of The World" by Rees Prichard
Lord! we do not ask to gaze
On our dim and earthly sun;
But the light that still shall blaze
When every star its course hath run;
The glory of thy blest abode,
The uncreated light of God.
"Lord! we sit and cry to Thee," by Henry Hart Milman
Like the rustle of dead leaves in the autumn gloam
Running like little feet on a wind-swept road,
They are coming home so sweetly all the roads of home,
Very flesh of your flesh who belong to God.
"They Who Return" by Katharine Tynan
For they gather flowers early on the river far away,
Where the everlasting lilies keep their purity for aye,
And while summer brings our lilies to the run and the lagoon
May our children keep the legend of the Babies of Walloon.
"The Babies of Walloon" by Henry Lawson

In news:

Park Police were involved in a shooting in the Presidio in San Francisco on Saturday evening after a vehicle allegedly attempted to run over an officer, according to the National Park Service.
The spots are described as the first for a female birth-control product to run on television.
On the way back I decided to go to the Harlem Club to buy some beer and I looked toward 17th Avenue and saw people tunning so I started to run.
The Redskins won the game, 55-36 to run their record to 7-5 on the season.
Suspended French runner Nordine Gezzar has lost his late legal bid to run on Friday at the London Olympics.
I didn't want that to happen this year since I have the Louisiana (half) Marathon to run on Jan 15th, 2012.
Obama running "just to hang on to power".
Robinson ready to run on Michigan State.
Hoping not to run on empty.
The following represents a tentative list of stories scheduled to run on Entertainment Video Online (EVO).
According to experts it's about to take another huge leap with the introduction of the iPhone 5, which is expected to run on Apple's 4G LTE network.
After a weekend of moderating comments on a previous entry on the Pirates of Somalia, I felt compelled to run this photograph.
All classifieds to run on-line or in the newspaper must be accompanied by a Name, and a Current Billing Address for invoicing.
Here's the reality for those who think President Obama cannot run on and has no record to run on .
Transistor Made to Run on Protons.

In science:

To run the random walk, we are given weights on the edges.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
The wire direction on the induction plane runs orthogonally to that on the collection plane.
Study of accelerator neutrino interactions in a liquid argon TPC
To achieve the same result for k -TC -S PANNER, it suffices to run the algorithm on the transitive-closure of the input digraph.
Transitive-Closure Spanners
The running time T (n) of a TM is then defined as the largest number of steps it takes for the TM to stop on any input string of size n.
Local Hamiltonians in Quantum Computation
Physicists will be able to immediately use the flexible input file to run the code (see Section 7) for the Hubbard model with inhomogeneous couplings, Hubbard U values, and on-site potentials, as well as different symmetries, either on one-dimensional chains or on n-leg ladders.
The Density Matrix Renormalization Group for Strongly Correlated Electron Systems: A Generic Implementation
Intersection arcs that run boundary-to-boundary on one surface and intersect only the interior of the other surface are called ribbon arcs (Figure 3).
A Homological Approach to Relative Knot Invariants
Recall that J ∩ A = {p}, which produces the intersection arc α that runs from J to K− on Σ− and p to the boundary K− on A (Figure 6).
A Homological Approach to Relative Knot Invariants
An intersection arc is a clasp if it runs from boundary-to-interior on each surface and a singular clasp if it runs boundary-to-boundary on one surface (Figure 7).
A Homological Approach to Relative Knot Invariants
That is, a compressing disk on FSD would have to run across a crosscut because disks are incompressible surfaces.
A Diagramless Link Homology
After such modifications, the Mizar processor is run on the entire mml to verify its coherence.
A Wiki for Mizar: Motivation, Considerations, and Initial Prototype
One possible explanation for why such models are unable to fit the implied volatility surface is that a single factor of volatility, running on a single time scale, is simply not sufficient for describing the dynamics of the volatility process.
A Fast Mean-Reverting Correction to Heston's Stochastic Volatility Model
We mainly concentrate on the non-magnetic simple metals and try to find how their Tc run on the Tc map with increasing pressure.
Tc map and superconductivity of simple metals at high pressure
JavaScript can be used to create web-based GUI running on the client side.
Comparative Studies of 10 Programming Languages within 10 Diverse Criteria - a Team 10 COMP6411-S10 Term Report
There is an alternative response that has been commented but (at the bottom of the code snippet) which adds the number to itself and displays the sum on the browser with an appropriate message. To run this code no other changes to the rest of the program need to be done.
Comparative Studies of 10 Programming Languages within 10 Diverse Criteria - a Team 10 COMP6411-S10 Term Report
Ises is a heuristic that also adds precedences between activities in order to resolve/avoid resource conflicts, uses restarts and has been run on a SUN UltraSparc 30 (266 MHz) with the same time limit.
Solving the Resource Constrained Project Scheduling Problem with Generalized Precedences by Lazy Clause Generation