stayer


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stayer

(ˈsteɪə)
n
1. a person or thing that stays
2. informal
a. a persistent or tenacious person
b. horse racing a persistent horse

stayer

A track rider in a motor-paced race.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stayer - a person or other animal having powers of endurance or perseverance; "the horse that won the race is a good stayer"
animal, animate being, beast, creature, fauna, brute - a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
Translations
stayer

stayer

[ˈsteɪəʳ] N (Horse racing) caballo de mucha resistencia, apto para carreras de distancia (fig) → persona f de mucho aguante or resistencia

stayer

n (= horse)Steher m; (= person)beständiger or ausdauernder Mensch

stayer

[ˈsteɪəʳ] n (in race) → persona (or cavallo ) che ha resistenza (fig) → chi tiene duro, chi non si dà per vinto/a
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Sam Twiston-Davies did exactly as I wanted him to do - you ride a stayer like a stayer, you don't ride a stayer like a sprinter - and he had the race won jumping the last, but just got tired.
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Milton Harris' stayer prevailed by the narrowest of margins over 2-1 favourite Longboat Key, and appears to have stamina in abundance.
But he has filled the runner-up spot behind arguably the best stayer of all time in Yeats on three occasions, so there is no disgrace in those efforts.
Francois Doumen is considering the Cleeve Hurdle at Cheltenham on Juanuary 24, as a potential starting point for his top-class stayer Kasbah Bliss.
Aidan O'Brien's star stayer looks set for another brilliant campaign and this is the ideal prep race for the seven-year-old.
Crack French stayer Westerner has been given a glowing reference by trainer Elie Lellouche ahead of his bid to land the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot at York next week.
The six-year-old was a decent stayer on the Flat and battled on well up the Cheltenham hill when second to Fundamentalist in last season's Royal & SunAlliance Novices' Hurdle over two miles five furlongs.
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