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The ClueStoried upset runner (4 letter answer)
NotesThe answer HARE is seen frequently, appearing about once every 80 puzzles.
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Symbol of speed
Constellation south of the Hunter, with "the"
Fabled fast starter
Famously overconfident competitor
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Loser of a fabled race
DefinitionHARE 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"