Definition of RACE

a group of persons who come from the same ancestor <a man, born of noble race, who was now living in impoverished circumstances>
a people having a common language, culture, and body of traditions <Winston Churchill's famous hope and prediction that World War II would be remembered by future generations as the finest hour of the Britannic race>
Synonyms ethnicity, nation, race
Related Words minority; clan, family, folk, house, kindred, tribe

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