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Storied upset runner (4 letter answer)

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The answer HARE is seen frequently, appearing about once every 80 puzzles.

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Fabled loser
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Fabulous racer
Gnawing mammal
Hopping mammal
Hound's quarry
Hounds' quarry
Hound's target
Jack rabbit
A leveret is a young one
Loser to a tortoise
Noted sprinter
Pika's cousin
Rabbit's kin
Racer of fable
Storied slacker
Swift mammal
Symbol of speed
Tortoise's opponent
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Tortoise's victim
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Long-eared mammal
Loser of a fabled race
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HARE as a noun:

1. swift timid long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs; young born furred and with open eyes
2. (rabbit, hare) = flesh of any of various rabbits or hares (wild or domesticated) eaten as food

HARE as a verb:

1. run quickly, like a hare; "He hared down the hill"