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sprint

sprint

 
pronunciation:
sprInt
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: sprinted, sprinting, sprints
definition: to run or go at top speed, esp. for a relatively short distance.
 
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to go at top speed for (a distance).
He sprinted the last fifty yards.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a short race at top speed.
similar words:
dash
definition 2: an act of sprinting.
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derivation: sprinter (n.)