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- n. one who sprints
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who sprints; one who runs in sprint races.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A contestant in a sprint-race; a short-distance runner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who runs a short distance at top speed
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I was playing an ancient tape of a sprinter from the 2022 Olympics.
While the British sprinter is the team's best-known rider, local fans would have preferred Italian national time trial champion Marco Pinotti to have had the honor.
The Jamaican sprinter is the first under 11 seconds this year.
Brown, blessed with the size of a fullback and the speed of a sprinter, is an excellent receiver in addition to his skills as a power runner.
The sprinter is serving a two-year ban from track and field.
ATHENS Sometime Friday morning, a teenage sprinter from the newest nation in the Olympics, which has neither a television station nor a stoplight, will line up for the 100-meter dash.
CBS They call sprinter Oscar Pistorius the "Blade Runner," for the j-shaped prostheses he wears.
Campbell’s former career as a sprinter is one of which his wife is conspicuously proud.
A big-name sprinter will run in the stadium for the first time later this month on a 60-metre running track to tie in with the two-year milestone.
The result on a course which suited Cavendish's strengths as a sprinter was the culmination of three years' planning by British Cycling.