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Race

Antonyms for race:

dawdle, dally.

Synonyms for race:

Sense 2 (noun)

nationality, population, tribe, nation, folk.

Sense 3 (noun)

sweepstakes, meet, clash, full-blooded, steeplechase, competition, match, minority, aryan, multiracial, heat, pursuit, ethnic minority, black, lap, ethnic, regatta.

Sense 4 (noun)

warfare, struggle, surge, outpace, contest, war, fly, tug-of-war, rivalry, striving, strife, battle, Corrivalry.

Sense 5 (noun)

free-for-all, fight.

Sense 6 (noun)

face, duel, represent, take up, enter, ride.

Sense 8 (noun)

generic.

blood relative (noun)

kin.

category (noun)

genotype, stripe, form, clan, grain, genus, level, people, degree, rank, grade, type, class, ilk, classification, designation, step, strain, set, sort, denomination, make, style, kingdom, taxonomy, series, order, label, Family, line, kind, brand, stamp, mold, persuasion, phylum, feather, caste, category, variety, species.

competition (noun)

strife, tug-of-war, horse race, rivalry, match.

ethnic group (noun)

stock, breed, line, lineage, strain, Family, folk, tribe, people, blood, variety, nation, clan, nationality, species, kin, house, type, kind.

family relationship (noun)

consanguinity.

line (noun)

line.

passage (noun)

conduit.

place of birth (noun)

nationality.

pursuit; running, speeding (noun)

scurry, meet, rivalry, course, competition, rush, contest, run, dash, match, go, clash, sprint.

race (noun)

subspecies, raceway, belt along, hasten, speed, bucket along, pelt along, run, airstream, rush, hie, rush along, wash, backwash, hotfoot, cannonball along, slipstream.

social class (noun)

caste.

stream, river (noun)

raceway.

Sense 1

Corrivalry, brotherhood, opposition, photo finish, COMP, turkey shoot, full-blooded, joy ride, tug-of-war, aryan, one-horse race, regatta, channel, slugfest, ethnic minority, multiracial, hustle, mano a mano, olympiad.

Sense 2

barge, competition, rivalry, rocket, heat, nationality, division, zoom, outstrip, war, hurtle, precipitate, slew, zap, striving, bustle, whisk, barrel, outpace, highball, warfare, free-for-all, cut through.

Sense 3

struggle, lap, match, drift, contest, sail, defend, rip, flick, hot dog, generic, burst, swoop.

Sense 4

bomb, travel, hop, whiz, flash, bounce, skim, slide, ethnic, battle, streak, bucket.

Sense 5

whirl, entry, leap, strife, team, nip, minority, fleet, surge, white, duel, skip, haste, steam.

Sense 6

whip, belt, explode, duck, replay, bolt, dive, sweep, bundle, whistle.

Sense 7

enter, black, fly.

Sense 8

rally, guest, represent, take up, qualify, ride.

Sense 9

shoot, defense, lie, fight.

Sense 10

jump, power, wing, buzz, book.

Sense 12

clash, charge, face.

Sense 13

pop, meet.

Sense 17

put on.

a people

folk.

chase

pursuit.

contest

sweepstakes.

flutter

flit.

hasten

hasten.

hotfoot

hightail it.

pipe

conduit.

slide

skate.

sweepstakes

steeplechase.

competition (verb)

run.

contend (verb)

compete.

motion (verb)

rush.

run (verb)

tear, hurry, run, dash, sprint, trot, scramble, plunge, jog, scurry, rush, scamper, canter, scoot, dart, gallop, lope, bound.

run, speed in competition (verb)

scramble, gallop, haste, shoot, hustle, skim, hurry, swoop, fly, tear, bustle, dart, outstrip, hasten, wing, scamper, hie, career, scuttle, bolt, compete, whisk.

Usage examples for race:

  • She was sorry she'd made old Clara sick before the race. - "The Underpup", I. A. R. Wylie.
  • The race had come to an end. - "The Puppet Crown", Harold MacGrath.
  • His eyes met Knight's and they looked at each other dumbly, asking each other how the the race would end. - "Tom of the Raiders", Austin Bishop.

Word of the day

recalcitrance

disobedience, nonconformity, contumacy, fractiousness, intractableness, obstreperousness, unruliness, Indocility, ungovernableness, uncontrollability.

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