Definition of Indian runner in English:

Indian runner

Pronunciation /ˈindēən ˈrənər/ /ˈɪndiən ˈrənər/


  • A duck of a slender upright breed, typically with white or yellowish-brown plumage, kept for egg laying.

    ‘Unlike other ducks, the Indian Runner does not waddle but rather the position of its legs gives them a characteristic running motion.’
    • ‘In May one of our Indian Runner ducks hatched 6 ducklings.’