Definition of orienteer in English:


Line breaks: orien|teer
Pronunciation: /ˌɔːrɪɛnˈtɪə


  • A person who takes part in orienteering.
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    • Wharfedale is clearly one of the hot-spots in terms of producing excellent orienteers.
    • Boring, I know, but you can't be a good orienteer if you don't know where you're going.
    • This year, no other orienteering club in Britain has so many orienteers who have achieved this award.


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  • Take part in orienteering: there are fascinating opportunities to orienteer
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    • He is a member of the Eborienteers group, which orienteers in the York, Selby and Scarborough areas but has been affected by foot-and-mouth restrictions.
    • She told the Evening Press: ‘It will be the first time I've orienteered outside of Europe and is sure to be pretty exciting.’

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