Definition of Runner. Meaning of Runner. Synonyms of Runner

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Definition of Runner

Runner
Runner Run"ner, n. [From Run.] 1. One who, or that which, runs; a racer. 2. A detective. [Slang, Eng.] --Dickens. 3. A messenger. --Swift. 4. A smuggler. [Colloq.] --R. North. 5. One employed to solicit patronage, as for a steamboat, hotel, shop, etc. [Cant, U.S.] 6. (Bot.) A slender trailing branch which takes root at the joints or end and there forms new plants, as in the strawberry and the common cinquefoil. 7. The rotating stone of a set of millstones. 8. (Naut.) A rope rove through a block and used to increase the mechanical power of a tackle. --Totten.
runner
Scratch player Scratch player, runner unner, etc. One that starts from the scratch; hence, one of first-rate ability.

Meaning of Runner from wikipedia

- Runner Runner is a 2013 American crime thriller film directed by Brad Furman, written by Brian Koppelman and David Levien and starring Justin Timberlake...
- upright on two legs. Early humans most likely developed into endurance runners from the practice of persistence hunting of animals, the activity of following...
- Blade Runner is a 1982 science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott, and written by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples. Starring Harrison Ford, Rutger...
- Subordinate awards are "second prize", "third prize", etc., or "first runner-up" and "second runner-up", etc., or "silver medal" and "bronze medal". (In some contests...
- Blade Runner 2049 is a 2017 American neo-noir science fiction film directed by Denis Villeneuve and written by Hampton Fancher and Michael Green. A sequel...
- The Kite Runner is the first novel by Afghan-American author Khaled Hosseini. Published in 2003 by Riverhead Books, it tells the story of Amir, a young...
- The Runner may refer to: The Runner, a 1972 film featuring Delvene Delaney The Runner (1985 film), an Iranian drama film The Runner (1999 film), a crime...
- Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner are a duo of cartoon characters from the Looney Tunes series of animated cartoons, first appearing in 1949 in the theatrical...
- Runner Runner is a 2013 American crime thriller film. Runner Runner may also refer to: Runner Runner (band), an American band Runner Runner (album), a...
- Look up Runners in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Runners or The Runners may refer to: Runners (band), an Australian band Runners (botany), part of...