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Noun: racing  rey-sing
  1. The sport of engaging in contests of speed
Verb: race  reys
  1. Move or travel very quickly
    "The cars raced down the street";
    - rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie [archaic], speed, pelt along [informal], rush along, bucket along [informal], belt along [informal], step on it [informal], travel rapidly, hurry, zip [informal], zoom, zoom along, whizz [informal], whizz along [informal], bucket [informal], wing [informal], pelt [informal], barrel [informal], rocket [informal], belt [informal]
  2. Compete in a race
    "let's race and see who gets there first";
    - run
  3. To work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others
    "We are racing to find a cure for AIDS"
  4. Cause to move fast or to rush or race
    "The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze";
    - rush

Derived forms: racings

See also: run off

Type of: act, athletics, compete, contend, displace, go, locomote, move, sport, travel, vie

Encyclopedia: Racing, Pari-Mutuel Wagering and Breeding Law

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