stretch runner

noun

Definition of stretch runner

: a racehorse that makes a strong bid in the homestretch

First Known Use of stretch runner

1922, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stretch runner was in 1922

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stretch runner

stretch someone's patience

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“Stretch runner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stretch%20runner. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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