Definitions For Runner


  • Fish of western Atlantic: Cape Cod to Brazil
  • Device consisting of the parts on which something can slide along
  • A long narrow carpet
  • (football) the player who is carrying (and trying to advance) the ball on an offensive play
  • A baseball player on the team at bat who is on base (or attempting to reach a base)
  • A person who is employed to deliver messages or documents
  • Someone who travels on foot by running
  • A trained athlete who competes in foot races
  • Someone who imports or exports without paying duties
  • A horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
  • A person who runs as part of a sport, for exercise, or in a race
  • An animal (such as a horse) that runs in a race
  • A person who delivers messages, reports, materials, or products either within a business or organization or to outside locations

Is Runner a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Runner is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Runner in a Sentence

  • The runner slid into third base.
  • Sent a runner to tell them that all was ready for the feast

Synonyms for Runner

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