Textual thesaurus for "race"

(noun) raceway

a canal for a current of water

(noun) subspecies

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

(noun) airstream, backwash, wash, slipstream

the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

(verb) run

compete in a race

he is running the Marathon this year; let's race and see who gets there first

(verb) hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, speed, rush, rush along

move fast

He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

(verb) rush

cause to move fast or to rush or race

The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze