(Roget's IV) n.
1. [A competitor in a race]
Syn. runner, sprinter, marathoner, trackman; see athlete , runner 1 .
2. [A vehicle designed for racing]
Syn. racing car, racing bike, racing model, model stripped for racing, formula car, stock car, hot rod*, dragster, speedboat, yacht, flying coffin*, motor bullet*, bronco*, sea flea, scow*.

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