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traceur Line breaks: tra|ceur
Pronunciation: /ˈtreɪsə/

Definition of traceur in English:


A person who takes part in the activity of parkour or free running: railings, walls, stairs, benches, bollards, and concrete structures are all there to be conquered, say the traceurs
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  • In short, a traceur's spiritual goal is to attain perfect fluidity of movement, while conquering his/her fears.
  • I am also very fascinated by parkour and am a novice traceur.
  • You don't have to be a skilled traceur to experience this, just try to jump across a few benches or so.


Early 21st century: French, literally 'tracer'.

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