Explicație race în Dicționarul Englez Englez

race

(rās )

substantiv
a canal for a current of water
substantiv
a contest of speed
"the race is to the swift"

substantiv
any competition
"the race for the presidency"

substantiv
people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock
"some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings"

substantiv
(biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species
usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species
substantiv
the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
verb
compete in a race
"he is running the Marathon this year"
"let''s race and see who gets there first"

verb
step on it
"He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"
"The cars raced down the street"

verb
cause to move fast or to rush or race
"The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze"

verb
to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others
"We are racing to find a cure for AIDS"




Antonime:
(verb) linger, dawdle



Sinonime:
(substantiv) backwash, wash
(verb) hasten, run, rush, speed