What's the difference between the following sentences:

1 How long did the meeting run?

2 How long did the meeting last?

I found out that according to the collins dictionary run can also mean last


meaning number 32.

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    They're identical.
    – Void
    Dec 20, 2020 at 18:53

1 Answer 1


Both are correct and will be understood.

I find last more common, and run more informal.

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