Definitions and translations for "race"

Definition of race

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Noun
1. A contest between people, animals, vehicles, etc. where the goal is to be the first to reach some objective. Several horses run in a horse race, and the first one to reach the finishing post wins
The race around the park was won by Johnny, who ran faster than the others.
We had a race to see who could finish the book the quickest.
2. A progressive movement toward a goal.
3. A fast-moving current of water, such as that which powers a mill wheel.
4. Swift progress; rapid course; a running.
5. Competitive action of any kind, especially when prolonged; hence, career; course of life.
6. Travels, runs, or journeys. rfex
7. The bushings of a rolling element bearing which contacts the rolling elements.
Verb
8. To take part in a race (in the sense of a contest).
The drivers were racing around the track.
9. To compete against in such a race.
I raced him to the car, but he was there first, so he got to ride shotgun.
10. To move or drive at high speed.
As soon as it was time to go home, he raced for the door.
Her heart was racing as she peered into the dimly lit room.
11. Of a motor, to run rapidly when not engaged to a transmission.
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English - English - race

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n. contest of speed; descent, heritage
v. participate in a contest of speed (i.e. running, driving, cycling)
n. race; breed; people

English - Spanish - race

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s. carrera, competencia, corrida; raza, alcurnia, casta, especie, estirpe, género, linaje, nacionalidad
v. correr a toda prisa, correr a gran velocidad, correr a velocidad, correr de prisa, darse prisa, echar una carrera

Spanish - English - race

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n. race, contest of speed

English - French - race

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n. race; course; genre; origine; chemin
v. courir, galoper; participer à une course de vitesse

English - German - race

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n. Rennen; Rasse; Herkunft; Abstammung
v. rennen; an einem Rennen teilnehmen

English - Indonesian - race

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n. lomba, perlombaan, jarak, pacuan, pertarungan, arus deras, ras, bangsa, keturunan, jenis
v. berlomba, melomba, membalap, mengebut, bergegas, bergegas-gegas, sibuk kian-kemari, menjalankan cepat-cepat, memperlombakan

English - Italian - race

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s. gara, corsa; (fig) vita, corso della vita, cammino; forte corrente; canale di mulino; (Mecc) gola di scorrimento; anello
v. correre, partecipare a una gara, gareggiare in corsa; andare a tutta velocità; (fig) affrettarsi, precipitarsi; (Mot) imballarsi; (Sport) partecipare alle corse

English - Polish - race

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n. rasa, szczep, ród, krew, plemię, prąd, nurt, kanał, bieg, bieżnia, wyścig, gonitwa, odmiana, korzeń
v. pędzić, ścigać się, biegać, gonić, uganiać się, pognać, pedałować, przyśpieszony: być przyspieszonym, obrót: pracować na przyspieszonych obrotach, pędzać

English - Portuguese - race

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s. corrida; raça, gênero
v. correr, participar de uma corrida

English - Romanian - race

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n. cursă, alergare, goană, iureş, zbor, ciclocros, curent, rasă, neam, gintă, fel, popor, rădăcină, viţă
v. alerga, ambala, conduce cu toată viteza, întrece în viteză, fi amator de curse, merge cu toată viteza, ambala: se ambala

English - Russian - race

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с. состязание в беге, состязание в скорости, гонки, бег; погоня, быстрое движение; стремительный поток, струя за винтом, быстроток; отводящий канал, искусственное русло; дорожка качения на кольце подшипника, обойма подшипника [тех.], кольцо [тех.]
г. состязаться в скорости; мчаться, быстро двигаться, бежать; гнать, давать полный газ

English - Turkish - race

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f. yarışmak, yarıştırmak, yarışa sokmak, acele ile yapmak, hızlı çalışmak (motor), hızlı akmak
i. ırk, döl, soy, nesil, cins, tür, familya, sınıf, tad (şarap), yarış, koşu, at yarışı, mücâdele, akıntı, ömür, hayat, yuva (makine)

English - Ukrainian - race

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n. перегони, скачки, дистанція, терміновий: термінова робота, життєвий шлях, погоня, люд, навперегінка, порода, пробіг, раса
v. швидкість: змагатися у швидкості, перегони: грати на перегонах, мчати, швидкість: набирати швидкість
a. расовий, негритянський, родовий

French - English - race

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(f) n. race; breed; people

Dutch - English - race

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n. race, contest of speed

English - Dutch - race

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zn. wedren, wedloop, race, wedstrijd, loop, loopbaan, levensloop, stroom, ras, volksstam, stam, notl rht

English - Greek - race

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ουσ. αγώνας, αγώνας δρόμου, αγών δρόμου, δρόμος, ράτσα, σόι, φυλή, γενεά, έθνος, γένος
ρήμ. τρέχω, παρατρέχω

French - Spanish - race

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1. (anthropologie) raza (f)
2. (animaux) raza (f)

Spanish - French - race

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(tráfico) Touring-Club (m)

French - German - race

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n. rasse, gattung, zucht, brut, sippe, geschlecht

French - Italian - race

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1. (anthropologie) razza (f)
2. (animaux) razza (f)

French - Portuguese - race

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1. (anthropologie) raça (f)
2. (animaux) raça (f); espécie (f)

French - Russian - race

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n. род (f), порода (f)

French - Turkish - race

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[la] soy; ırk; cins

Dutch - French - race

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(sport) course (f)

French - Dutch - race

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1. (anthropologie) ras (n)
2. (animaux) ras (n); soort (n)

English - Arabic - race

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‏مباراة، ركض، سباق العدو، مسابقة، سباق الخيل، سباق الحواجز، سباق، شوط، الهواء المزاح، سلالة، ذرية، نكهة، سباق الرئاسة، عرق، أصل، دفق، عدو‏
‏تسابق مع، ركض، شارك في سباق، مشى بسرعة، نقل بسرعة، سابق‏

English - Chinese - race

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(名) 人种; 民族; 种族; 属, 类, 种#赛跑; 赛马大会; 比赛, 竞赛; 急流
(动) 比速度; 参加赛马; 参加竞赛; 疾走; 与...赛跑, 使空转, 使疾走

English - Chinese - race

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(名) 人種; 民族; 種族; 屬, 類, 種#賽跑; 賽馬大會; 比賽, 競賽; 急流
(動) 比速度; 參加賽馬; 參加競賽; 疾走; 與...賽跑, 使空轉, 使疾走

English - Hindi - race

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n. वंश, वर्ग, कुल, संतति, जाति, प्रजाती, दौड़, तीव्र जलधारा, प्रतिस्पर्धा
v. वेग से दौड़ना, तेज दौड़ना

English - Japanese - race

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(動) 競走する; レースに出る; 突進する; 急ぐ
(名) 競走; 競技会; 競馬; 競馬会; 急流; 競争; 水路; 人種; 民族; 種族; 家系; 仲間

English - Korean - race

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명. 속도 경쟁; 유산
동. 속도경주에 참가하다 (달리기, 자전거, 운전 등의)

English - Vietnamese - race

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n. giòng nước chảy mạnh, sự vận chuyển, sông đào dẩn nước, cuộc đua ngựa, cuộc đua xe, cuộc đua xe đạp, cuộc đua chạy bộ, giống, nòi, chủng tộc, giống người, sắc dân, con cháu, dòng dỏi, củ gừng, cuộc đua
v. ganh đua tốc lực, chạy hết tốc lực, nhảy mau, đua xe, chạy đua, đua ngựa
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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for race
1. river: course, stream, duct
2. contest: competition, event, meet
3. mankind: man, people, children, family, culture, generation, kin
4. speed: hasten, hurry, hustle, dash, run, spurt
Verb forms for race
Present participle: racing
Present: race (3.person: races)
Past: raced
Future: will race
Present conditional: would race
Present Perfect: have raced (3.person: has raced)
Past Perfect: had raced
Future Perfect: will have raced
Past conditional: would have raced