Another word for race

Noun

airstream, backwash, race, slipstream, wash - the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

race - people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock

Example:- some biologists doubt that there are important genetic differences between races of human beings

race - any competition

Example:- the race for the presidency

race - a contest of speed

Example:- the race is to the swift

race, raceway - a canal for a current of water

race, subspecies - (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species

Verb

race - to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others

Example:- We are racing to find a cure for AIDS

belt along, bucket along, cannonball along, hasten, hie, hotfoot, pelt along, race, rush, rush along, speed, step on it - move fast

Example:- He rushed down the hall to receive his guests

race, run - compete in a race

Example:- he is running the Marathon this year

race, rush - cause to move fast or to rush or race

Example:- The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze

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Source : WordNet