To run on

To be continued; as, their accounts had run on for a year or two without a settlement.
To talk incessantly
To continue a course
To press with jokes or ridicule; to abuse with sarcasm; to bear hard on
(Print.) To be continued in the same lines, without making a break or beginning a new paragraph
(Print.) to carry on or continue, as the type for a new sentence, without making a break or commencing a new paragraph.

See also: Run, Run, Run, Run, Run, Run

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.