Definition of stayer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

stayer

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈsteɪə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsteɪər//
 
(British English) Athletics, Equine sports
 
jump to other results
a person or an animal, especially a horse, with the ability to keep going in a tiring race or competition This horse is an excellent stayer. See related entries: Athletics, Equine sports