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  Definition of Runner
  1. fish of western Atlantic: Cape Cod to Brazil
  2. device consisting of the parts on which something can slide along
  3. a long narrow carpet
  4. a baseball player on the team at bat who is on base (or attempting to reach a base)
  5. a person who is employed to deliver messages or documents; "he sent a runner over with the contract"
  6. someone who travels on foot by running
  7. a trained athlete who competes in foot races
  8. someone who imports or exports without paying duties
  9. a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
Similar Words: blue runner, Caranx crysos, base runner, smuggler, contrabandist, moon curser, moon-curser, stolon, offset

 

Hyponyms: blade, ski, skis, jogger, marathoner, marathon runner, road runner, long-distance runner, miler, sprinter, coyote, gunrunner, arms-runner, rumrunner

 

Part Meronyms: sled, sledge, sleigh

 

Derivational Morphology: run, race, smuggle

 

 
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