race (Noun) - /race/ - /rās/

English to Tamil Meaning or Translation of Race


race = பந்தயம்

English to English meaning of 'race'


1. a canal for a current of water
2. a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
3. any competition; "the race for the presidency"
4. 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"
5. (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species
6. the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
7. compete in a race; "he is running the Marathon this year"; "let''s race and see who gets there first"
8. step on it; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
9. cause to move fast or to rush or race; "The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze"
10. to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others; "We are racing to find a cure for AIDS"

Related Phrases of 'race'


1. rat race - an exhausting routine that leaves no time for relaxation
2. race riot - a riot caused by hatred for one another of members of different races in the same community
3. race murder - systematic killing of a racial or cultural group
4. race runner - very swift lizard of eastern and central United States
5. six-lined racerunner - very swift lizard of eastern and central United States
6. black racer - blackish racer of the eastern United States that grows to six feet
7. blue racer - bluish-green blacksnake found from Ohio to Texas
8. striped racer - a whipsnake of scrublands and rocky hillsides
9. race horse - a horse bred for racing
10. brace and bit - a drill consisting of a bit and a brace to hold and turn it
11. brace wrench - a wrench shaped like a brace (has a handle shaped like a crank) and a socket head
12. explosive trace detection - a system for screening luggage in airports; an agent passes a swab around or inside luggage and then runs the swab through a machine that can detect trace amounts of explosives
13. grace cup - cup to be passed around for the final toast after a meal
14. race car - a fast car that competes in races
15. trace detector - a screening device for traces of explosives; used at airline terminals
16. grace of God - (Christian theology) the free and unmerited favor or beneficence of God; "God''s grace is manifested in the salvation of sinners"; "there but for the grace of God go I"
17. trace program - a utility program that exhibits the sequence and results of executing the instructions in another program
18. grace note - an embellishing note usually written in smaller size
19. automobile race - a race between (usually high-performance) automobiles
20. auto race - a race between (usually high-performance) automobiles
21. car race - a race between (usually high-performance) automobiles
22. bicycle race - a race between people riding bicycles
23. boat race - a race between people rowing or driving boats
24. chariot race - a race between ancient chariots
25. yacht race - a race between crews of people in yachts
26. foot race - a race run on foot; "she broke the record for the half-mile run"
27. Iditarod Trail Dog Sled Race - an important dogsled race run annually on the Iditarod Trail
28. horse race - a contest of speed between horses; usually held for the purpose of betting
29. claiming race - a horse race in which each owner declares before the race at what price his horse will be offered for sale after the race
30. selling race - a horse race in which the winning horse must be put up for auction
31. harness race - a horse race between people riding in sulkies behind horses that are trotting or pacing
32. stake race - a horse race in which part of the prize is put up by the owners of the horses in the race
33. obstacle race - a race in which competitors must negotiate obstacles
34. thoroughbred race - a race between thoroughbred horses
35. potato race - a novelty race in which competitors move potatoes from one place to another one at a time
36. sack race - a novelty race in which competitors jump ahead with their feet confined in a sack
37. scratch race - a race in which all contestant start from scratch (on equal terms)
38. ski race - a race between people wearing skis
39. skiing race - a race between people wearing skis
40. relay race - a race between teams; each member runs or swims part of the distance
41. torch race - (ancient Greece) in which a torch is passed from one runner to the next
42. race meeting - a regular occasion on which a number of horse races are held on the same track; "the Epsom race meeting was an important social event"
43. hurdle race - a footrace in which contestant must negotiate a series of hurdles
44. arms race - a competition between nations to have the most powerful armaments
45. governor's race - a race for election to the governorship
46. senate race - a race for election to the senate
47. human race - all of the inhabitants of the earth; "all the world loves a lover"; "she always used `humankind'' because `mankind'' seemed to slight the women"
48. master race - a race that considers itself superior to all others and fitted to rule the others
49. Black race - a dark-skinned race
50. Negroid race - a dark-skinned race
51. Negro race - a dark-skinned race

Examples of 'race'


1. Authors of book exploring effects of slavery, race relations to speak Saturday. Read Article
2. The Titans are out of the race to sign Johnathan Thurston. Read Article
3. "It's always been the race car was the afterthought," Hendrick explained. Read Article
4. State Rep. Peter McCoy of James Island announced Friday he will enter the race. Read Article
5. Anthony Albertina is bowing out of the race for a Collinsville City Council seat. Read Article

Nearby Words of 'race'

rabbi - rabbit - rabble - rabid - rabies - raccon - raccoon - race - raceme - racial - racily - raciness - racism - rack - racket - racoon

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