Definition of distance runner in English:

distance runner

Syllabification: dis·tance run·ner

noun

  • An athlete who competes in long- or middle-distance races.
    More example sentences
    • He is only 22 and well down the road to surpassing Gebrselassie as the greatest distance runner of all time.
    • She's at a stage in her career when, as a distance runner, she's got plenty left in her.
    • Growing up a skinny kid in New Jersey, I had no dates, social skills nor athletic talents and therefore was encouraged to become a distance runner.

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