Meaning of hurdling in English:


Pronunciation /ˈhəːdlɪŋ/


mass noun
  • The sport of racing over hurdles.

    ‘she took up hurdling’
    • ‘Apologies to the chap I trod on and everything, but I'm having 860 points for that hurdling clinic.’
    • ‘Elsewhere there was a kind of justice as New Yorker Felix Sanchez stormed to gold for the Dominican Republic in a beautiful display of 400m hurdling.’
    • ‘He received several offers from colleges to compete in the 200 meter dash and hurdling events, but instead signed with the Texas Rangers as a second round pick.’
    • ‘This was a photo of me hurdling at a college track meet.’