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synonyms for distance runner

  • contestant
  • entrant
  • hurdler
  • marathoner
  • racer
  • sprinter
  • carrier
  • courier
  • jogger
  • messenger
  • cross-country runner
  • long distance runner
  • middle distance runner
  • trackman
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How to use distance runner in a sentence

Off went the officers again, some distance to the front, and then back again to their men, and got them on a little further.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
A lateen sail was visible in the direction of Cat Island, and others to the south seemed almost motionless in the far distance.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
To talk German was beyond the sweep of my dizziest ambition, but an Italian runner or porter instantly presented himself.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
And the others, not knowing that he had that day repented, sat at their distance and tried to form no conclusion.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
And since he was a very fast runner—for short distances—he met Grandfather Mole just as the old chap was crawling up the bank.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
We see the whole land, even if but at a distance, instead of being limited merely to the spot where our foot treads.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He, therefore, did as he said; made no further observation, but conducted himself to his young friend with grave distance.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Instinctively he tried to hide both pain and anger—it could only increase this distance that was already there.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He was aware—by her silence chiefly—of the new distance between them, a distance the mention of Tony had emphasised.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
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WORDS RELATED TO DISTANCE RUNNER

  • carrier
  • contestant
  • courier
  • cross-country runner
  • distance runner
  • entrant
  • hurdler
  • jogger
  • long distance runner
  • marathoner
  • messenger
  • middle distance runner
  • racer
  • sprinter
  • trackman
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