foot race

Definitions of foot race
  1. noun
    a race run on foot
    synonyms: footrace, run
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    fun run, funrun
    a footrace run for fun (often including runners who are sponsored for a charity)
    marathon
    a footrace of 26 miles 385 yards
    obstacle race
    a race in which competitors must negotiate obstacles
    steeplechase
    a footrace of usually 3000 meters over a closed track with hurdles and a water jump
    track event
    a footrace performed on a track (indoor or outdoor)
    dash
    a footrace run at top speed
    hurdle race, hurdles, hurdling
    a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles
    mile
    a footrace extending one mile
    type of:
    race
    a contest of speed
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