verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby sprint
Origin of sprint
OTHER WORDS FROM sprintsprint·er, nounout·sprint, verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for sprint
When you hit a throttle on a sprint car, the car sets sideways.Homicide or Accident in Tony Stewart’s NASCAR Scandal?|Robert Silverman|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For this reason, the CDC says its response will be more of a “marathon” than a sprint.
In the late 1990s, Christie went on a sprint to prove his goodwill to the Bush family.
The results of the sprint matter; only the top 60 finishers qualify for the next event, pursuit.
The penalty for a miss is the same as in the sprint (Dunce Lap).
I waited for a lull, and mounted all my lot behind the bushes and made them sprint to the woods where the Welsh company was.The Childrens' Story of the War, Volume 2 (of 10)|James Edward Parrott
Bad legs, indeed, ran a close race with fits in the pressed man's sprint for liberty.The Press-Gang Afloat and Ashore|John R. Hutchinson
But the sprint had played havoc with Sid's wind and he was puffing like a young porpoise.The Crimson Sweater|Ralph Henry Barbour
He insisted that we keep up a steady gait and sprint at the end.The Go Ahead Boys in the Island Camp|Ross Kay
Taking the water-polo ball next, pass it to given points of the tank to secure accuracy, and sprint after it each time.Swimming Scientifically Taught|Frank Eugen Dalton and Louis C. Dalton