miler


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mil·er

 (mī′lər)
n. Sports
One that competes in races one mile long.

miler

(ˈmaɪlə)
n
(General Sporting Terms) an athlete, horse, etc, that runs or specializes in races of one mile

mil•er

(ˈmaɪ lər)

n.
1. a participant in a one-mile race.
2. an athlete who specializes in one-mile races.
3. a racehorse that can compete well in a one-mile race.
[1890–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.miler - (used only in combinations) the length of something in miles; "the race was a 30-miler"
combining form - a bound form used only in compounds; "`hemato-' is a combining form in words like `hematology'"
linear measure, linear unit - a unit of measurement of length
2.miler - a runner in a one-mile racemiler - a runner in a one-mile race    
four-minute man - someone who has run the mile in less that 4 minutes
runner - a trained athlete who competes in foot races
Translations

miler

[ˈmaɪləʳ] Ncorredor(a) m/f (etc que se especializa en las pruebas de una milla)

miler

n1500-Meter-Läufer(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
But the master himself was an old Oxford miler, who could still bear it better than I; nay, as I flagged and stumbled, I heard him pounding steadily behind.
Although quick enough to claim some notable scalps in the July Cup for trainer Andre Fabre, Soviet Star made his mark as an exceptional miler, with victories in the Poule d'Essai des Poulains and Sussex Stakes heading his five wins at the highest level.
TRACK AND FIELD: Marcus O'Sullivan, the 36-year-old Irishman, became only the third miler in history to run 100 sub-four minute miles, joining Steve Scott, who has 136, and New Zealander John Walker, with 124, in the elite club.
On what she has achieved so far she is a crazy price - 2-1 for an exceptionally impressive miler is very big.
When Kern County deputies arrested Blackwell near Bakersfield, he told them he had killed a baby in Newhall, said CHP Officer Rick Miler.
FRANKIE DETTORI yesterday paid tribute to leading Godolphin miler Aljabr, who has died in Kentucky aged 22.
But ever since the death of its creator, Zdenek Miler, (pictured at right), who passed away in 2011 at 90 years of age, the question of who owns the rights to Krtek--his daughter, Barbora Milerova, or his granddaughter, Karolina Milerova--has been up in the air.
Summary: Godolphin's record-breaking star miler to stand at Dalham Hall Stud for 2018 breeding season
The funding will support the Tarawera 100 Miler a 100 mile running race which adds to the existing portfolio of Tarawera Ultramarathon events that take place every February.
At one time, three of the five Americans to break the barrier were Oregon runners, not including the first man to do so on American soil: Australian Jim Bailey, who became Oregon's first sub-4 miler in 1956.
If you know a school that is interested in joining the 2016 MILER CAMPAIGN, please contact Maria Kolanowski at maria@americanrunning.
New Marske Harriers and Friends of Locke Park have organised the Locke Park 20 Miler - the only 20-mile race in the Northeast and the first in our region for 20 years.