script or calligraphy characterized by uniformly slanted letters that are written quickly and connected by long, continuous strokes of the pen.
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How to use running hand in a sentence
She wrote with a firm, running hand, and as from an overflowing mind, without stopping to gather her thoughts.The Bastonnais | John Lesperance
On top of my mail next morning lay a small envelope, unstamped, and addressed to me in a free running hand.The House of a Thousand Candles | Meredith Nicholson
The message was scrawled in a free, running hand, with several erasures, as if it had been taken over a telephone.The Boy Scouts of Lakeville High | Leslie W. Quirk
They were running hand in hand, the man a little in front dragging his companion on by force.The Crack of Doom | Robert Cromie
This they undertook to do, by main strength and sweat, running hand over hand the float-line of a net.Tales of the Fish Patrol | Jack London