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Adjective
Moving with great speed
Noun
The sport of racing on foot
Noun
Cross-country
Noun
(the turf) Horse racing or racecourses generally
Verb
Present participle for to move or progress swiftly or at full speed
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“The cat would race out of the living room for no apparent reason.”
Verb
Present participle for to engage in a contest, usually one based on speed
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“This weekend, the sport's top riders will race to the wire in search of title glory.”
Verb
Present participle for to compete against another or others to see who is fastest
“So, let me explain this further with the familiar story of the rabbit and tortoise that race each other.”
Verb
(of a heart or pulse) Present participle for to beat faster than usual because of fear or excitement
“Her heart began to race uncontrollably as Justin Bieber's limousine drew closer.”
Verb
(race ahead) Present participle for to increase in level, intensity or degree
“However, gold share prices have so far failed to race ahead despite last week's surge in bullion.”
Verb
Present participle for to travel, usually with some measurable distance
Verb
Putting your foot down
Verb
Present participle for to be in motion by moving one's feet in a slow and alternative manner
Verb
Present participle for to engage in a physical encounter, either competitive or non-competitive
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