Synonyms of race in English:

race1

noun

  • 1 Sasha won the race
    contest, competition, event, heat, trial(s)
  • 2 the race for naval domination
    competition, rivalry, contention; quest
  • 3 the water in the race
    channel, waterway, millrace, raceway, conduit, sluice, chute, spillway
  • verb

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  • 1 he will race in the final
    compete, contend; run
  • 2 Claire raced after him
    hurry, dash, rush, run, sprint, bolt, dart, gallop, career, charge, shoot, hurtle, careen, hare, fly, speed, scurry
    informal tear, take off, belt, pelt, scoot, hotfoot it, leg it, hightail it
  • 3 her heart was racing
    pound, beat rapidly, throb, pulsate, thud, thump, hammer, palpitate, flutter, pitter-patter, go pit-a-pat, quiver, pump
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    Synonyms of race in English:

    race2

    noun

  • 1 students of many different races
    ethnic group, racial type, origin, ethnic origin, color
  • 2 a bloodthirsty race
    people, nation
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