IT MAY have been written more than half a century ago, but it turns out it's needed hardly any tweaking to bring Alan Sillitoe's The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner bang up to date.
What does LDR stand for?
LDR stands for Long Distance Runner
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 137 other meanings of LDR in our Acronym Attic
- Loan-Default Rate (finance/banking)
- Loan-to-Deposit Ratio (banking)
- Local Distribution Radio (Sprint)
- Local Dump and Restore
- Local Dynamic Routing
- Logical Design Review
- Lonesome Day Records (Booneville, KY)
- Long Distance Relationship
- Long Distance Release (fishing)
- Long Distance Riders (motorcycle certification group)
- Louisiana Department of Revenue
- Low Data Rate
- Low Definition Radio
- Low Density Recruiting (US Army National Guard)
- Lucent Digital Radio (Warren, NJ)
- Lutheran Disaster Response
- Low Data Rate and Location Tracking
- Lake District Recreation Association
- Leader Announcement Message
- Less-Developed Rural Area (Bulgaria)
Samples in periodicals archive:
ALAN Sillitoe''s classic The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner comes to the Liverpool Playhouse this month.
THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG DISTANCE RUNNER, BIRMINGHAM OLD REP SUCKER Punch writer Roy Williams sees his adaptation of The Loneliness Of The Long Distance Runner open in the Midlands tonight.
He signed two of my books, Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and The Lonliness of the Long Distance Runner in the autumn of 2009.
What follows will primarily advise moderately-paced, long distance runners on how to achieve greater energy-efficient running form, and will not apply particularly well to sprinting, intervals, or speedwork.
Such is the case with the characters in Alan Sillitoe's two best-known works Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Arthur Seaton) and The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner (Colin Smith).
com From Ike To Mao and Beyond is the memoir of a long distance runner whose disillusionment with imperialism, racism, and capitalism led him from his mainstream American background to embrace the ideals of revolutionary communism.