Definition of sprinting in English:


Line breaks: sprint|ing
Pronunciation: /sprɪntɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • The competitive athletic sport of running distances of 400 metres or less: the year turned out to be a great one for British sprinting
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    • Jackson hit out at the standards of British sprinting earlier this week.
    • After lunch the athletes were divided into teams for mini competitions and took part in javelin, shot-put and sprinting.
    • So new was she to top-flight sprinting that she had never before worn spikes.

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