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runner

run·ner

runner

 
pronunciation:
ruh nr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a person, animal, or thing that runs or races.
All the runners were tired and thirsty after the race.
 
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The word runner contains the following part:
-er, -or, -ar2 Latin noun-forming suffix that means a person or thing that does
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The suffix group -er , -or , -ar2 turns verbs into agent nouns.
synonyms:
-ist, -ite2, -ator, -an, -ian, -ean