Search results for race

We have found multiple words race. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
race English (Verb Noun) (intransitive) Of a motor, to run rapidly when not engaged to a transmission.. (intransitive) To move or drive at high speed.. (intransitive) To take part in a race (in the sense of a contest).. [...](intransitive) Of a motor, to run rapidly when not engaged to a transmission.. (intransitive) To move or drive at high speed.. (intransitive) To take part in a race (in the sense of a contest).. [...]
race English (Noun) (figuratively) A category or species of something that has emerged or evolved from an older one (with an implied parallel to animal breeding or evolutionary science).. (obsolete) Characteristic [...](figuratively) A category or species of something that has emerged or evolved from an older one (with an implied parallel to animal breeding or evolutionary science).. (obsolete) Characteristic [...]
race English (Noun) A rhizome or root, especially of ginger.A rhizome or root, especially of ginger.

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