What is another word for run on?

Synonyms for run on
run on

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term run on.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. run-onverb

    (verse) without a rhetorical pause between lines


  2. run onverb

    talk or narrate at length

    keep going


  3. run on, keep goingverb

    continue uninterrupted

    "The disease will run on unchecked"; "The party kept going until 4 A.M."

    keep going, bridge over, patronage, patronize, patronise, support, tide over


Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. run on

    continue, hold on, be continued

How to pronounce run on?

How to say run on in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use run on in a sentence?

  1. Fox News:

    America is run on big companies.

  2. Ted Cruz:

    After a great deal of time and thought, after a great deal of consideration and prayer, I have come to the conclusion that if I am nominated to be president of the United States that I will run on a ticket with my vice presidential nominee, Carly Fiorina.

  3. Marcus Aelius Aurelius:

    Let not your mind run on what you lack as much as on what you have already.

  4. Al Capone:

    My rackets are run on strictly American lines and they're going to stay that way.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    All of it with justice, with equity, with inclusiveness, with diversity, taking us to a new place, he has been a great president, and he has a great record to run on.


Find a translation for the run on synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"run on." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 7 Dec. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/run+on>.

Discuss these run on synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for run on?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    An antonym for "Prosperous"?
    • A. comfortable
    • B. palmy
    • C. achromatic
    • D. flourishing

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for run on: