Definition of 'sprint'
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He sprints the distance at least once a week. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It would be no surprise if he is contesting some of the top sprints before long. The Sun (2012)They do some short sprints followed by a burst of squats. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We can go to races with sprinting as a pure focus. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There will be no sitting around in a bunch waiting for a big sprint at the end. The Sun (2012)He ran well in some top juvenile sprints early last season and should go close. The Sun (2012)Then there was a short sprint to the finish. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She has run well over sprint trips on her last two races and is probably better over this distance. The Sun (2013)He sprinted to the end in no time at all and left the other less fit dads way behind. The Sun (2013)They are about seeing guys sprinting for the finish line and then turning round to clap the last man in. The Sun (2016)It was a first win this year for a filly now returned to sprint distances after failing to stay in two classics. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The only answer is to reduce the maximum fields in sprints - fast. The Sun (2008)Some of the men's sprints had finished by the third day. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You know, he could jump out and run in a sprint. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He'll go in all the big sprints and loves fast ground. The Sun (2010)In the last sprint triathlon race 106 participants were recorded as competing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If all goes to form, it should see a sprint finish. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These wolves weigh 265 pounds apiece and can sprint the distance between the line and your tender body in two seconds flat. Christianity Today (2000)The team sprint final yesterday was essentially a tussle between Britain's first and second teams. Times, Sunday Times (2011)In women, this tube is short - just a quick sprint for a bug. The Sun (2007)She's improved her sprint speed but overall it's her tenacity that defines her. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Had England chosen to conduct a lap of honour, they might have decided to swim rather than sprint. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A quick sprint up the Kings Road may be required. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'sprint'
British English: sprint /sprɪnt/ NOUN
A sprint is a short fast race.
...the 100-metres sprint.
- American English: sprint
- Arabic: سِبَاقٌ قَصِيرٌ سَريع
- Brazilian Portuguese: corrida de curta distância
- Chinese: 疾跑
- Croatian: trk
- Czech: sprint
- Danish: spurt
- Dutch: sprint
- European Spanish: carrera corta
- Finnish: pikajuoksu
- French: sprint
- German: Sprint
- Greek: σπριντ
- Italian: sprint
- Japanese: 短距離競走
- Korean: 단거리 경주
- Norwegian: sprintløp
- Polish: sprint
- European Portuguese: corrida de curta distância
- Romanian: sprint
- Russian: спринт
- Spanish: carrera corta
- Swedish: spurt
- Thai: การแข่งวิ่งเร็วในระยะสั้น
- Turkish: kısa mesafe hız koşusu
- Ukrainian: спринт
- Vietnamese: sự chạy nước rút
British English: sprint /sprɪnt/ VERB
If you sprint, you run or ride as fast as you can over a short distance.
We sprinted to the car.
- American English: sprint
- Arabic: يَعْدُو بِسُرْعَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: correr muito rápido
- Chinese: 疾跑
- Croatian: brzo trčati
- Czech: sprintovat
- Danish: spurte
- Dutch: sprinten
- European Spanish: correr a gran velocidad
- Finnish: pinkaista
- French: sprinter
- German: sprinten
- Greek: κάνω σπριντ
- Italian: scattare
- Japanese: 全力で走る
- Korean: 전속력으로 달리다
- Norwegian: sprinte
- Polish: pobiec sprintem
- European Portuguese: correr muito rápido
- Romanian: a sprinta
- Russian: бежать на короткую дистанцию
- Spanish: correr a gran velocidad
- Swedish: spurta
- Thai: วิ่งเต็มฝีเท้า
- Turkish: hızla koşmak
- Ukrainian: бігати на короткі дистанції
- Vietnamese: chạy nước rút
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