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racing

 
Noun racing has 1 sense
  1. racing - the sport of engaging in contests of speed
    --1 is a kind of
    sport, athletics
    --1 has particulars:
     auto racing, car racing; boat racing; camel racing; greyhound racing; horse racing
    Derived form: verb race2
Verb race has 4 senses
  1. rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along - step on it; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
    --1 is one way to travel, go, move, locomote
    Sample sentence:
    They race up the hill
  2. race, run - compete in a race; "he is running the Marathon this year"; "let's race and see who gets there first"
    --2 is one way to compete, vie, contend
    Derived forms: noun race3, noun race1, noun racer2, noun racer3, noun racing1
    Sample sentence:
    These cars won't race
  3. race - to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others; "We are racing to find a cure for AIDS"
    --3 is one way to
    act, move
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
  4. race, rush - cause to move fast or to rush or race; "The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze"
    --4 is one way to move, displace
    Derived form: noun racer1
    Sample sentence:
    They race the car down the avenue
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