Runner Definition

rŭnər
runners
noun
runners
A person, animal, or thing that runs.
Webster's New World
One who runs the bases.
American Heritage
One who carries the ball.
American Heritage
A person who runs errands, carries messages, etc., as for a bank or brokerage house.
Webster's New World
A fugitive.
A runner from justice.
American Heritage
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A person employed by a futures trading company who delivers price orders to the floor broker in the pit and then returns the completed order to the desk where the order completion is verbally confirmed and entered into the computer system.
Webster's New World Finance

Other Word Forms of Runner

Noun

Singular:
runner
Plural:
runners

Origin of Runner

  • run + -er.

    From Wiktionary

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