Definition of hurdler in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhərdlər/


An athlete, dog, or horse that runs in hurdle races.
Example sentences
  • But this was his hour, a race when he proved beyond doubt that he is one of the greatest sprint hurdlers the world has ever seen.
  • He isn't short of speed and will be a very serious hurdler next season at the very highest level of competition.
  • He'd ridden a lot of hurdlers, but not many chasers, and we had some good young novice chasers at the time.

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Syllabification: hur·dler

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