Definitions of race

The word race uses 4 letters:acer.

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- A game, match, etc., open only to losers in early stages of contests. 2

v. t. - To raze. 2

n. - A root. 2

n. - The descendants of a common ancestor; a family, tribe, people, or nation, believed or presumed to belong to the same stock; a lineage; a breed. 2

n. - Company; herd; breed. 2

n. - A variety of such fixed character that it may be propagated by seed. 2

n. - Peculiar flavor, taste, or strength, as of wine; that quality, or assemblage of qualities, which indicates origin or kind, as in wine; hence, characteristic flavor; smack. 2

n. - Hence, characteristic quality or disposition. 2

n. - A progress; a course; a movement or progression. 2

n. - Esp., swift progress; rapid course; a running. 2

n. - Hence: The act or process of running in competition; a contest of speed in any way, as in running, riding, driving, skating, rowing, sailing; in the plural, usually, a meeting for contests in the running of horses; as, he attended the races. 2

n. - Competitive action of any kind, especially when prolonged; hence, career; course of life. 2

n. - A strong or rapid current of water, or the channel or passage for such a current; a powerful current or heavy sea, sometimes produced by the meeting of two tides; as, the Portland Race; the Race of Alderney. 2

n. - The current of water that turns a water wheel, or the channel in which it flows; a mill race. 2

n. - A channel or guide along which a shuttle is driven back and forth, as in a loom, sewing machine, etc. 2

v. i. - To run swiftly; to contend in a race; as, the animals raced over the ground; the ships raced from port to port. 2

v. i. - To run too fast at times, as a marine engine or screw, when the screw is lifted out of water by the action of a heavy sea. 2

v. t. - To cause to contend in a race; to drive at high speed; as, to race horses. 2

v. t. - To run a race with. 2

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