Definition of Marathoner

1. Noun. Someone who participates in long-distance races (especially in marathons).

Exact synonyms: Long-distance Runner, Marathon Runner, Road Runner
Generic synonyms: Runner
Derivative terms: Marathon



Definition of Marathoner

1. Noun. Someone who participates in marathons and other long-distance races. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Marathoner

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marathoner

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maraschino
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marasmoid
marasmus
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marasquino
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marathoner (current term)
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marauded
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maravilla

Literary usage of Marathoner

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1. Confessions of a War Correspondent by William Gunn Shepherd (1917)
"... the great Finnish marathoner. I began my story thus: "Beating it from Przemysl was one grand Kolehmainen." I wrote thirty paragraphs of the sheerest ..."

2. United States Naval Medical Bulletin by United States Navy Dept. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (1918)
"The first marathoner is said to have dropped dead at the finish. It is likewise significant that the career of all runners is usually short. ..."

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