marathoner

[ mar-uh-thon-er or, esp. British, -thuh-ner ]
/ ˈmær əˌθɒn ər or, esp. British, -θə nər /

noun

a runner who competes in a marathon.

Nearby words

  1. marathas,
  2. marathi,
  3. marathon,
  4. marathon group,
  5. marathon, battle of,
  6. marathonian,
  7. maraud,
  8. marauder,
  9. marauding,
  10. maravedi

Origin of marathoner

First recorded in 1920–25; marathon + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for marathoner

marathoner

/ (ˈmærəθənə) /

noun

a person who runs in a marathon
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