obstacle race


Definition of obstacle race

chiefly British

  1. :  a race through a series of objects that participants have to jump or climb over, go around, go under, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something that impedes progress or achievement

  1. :  the act of running

    :  a strong or rapid current of water flowing through a narrow channel

    :  a watercourse used industrially

  1. :  to compete in a race

    :  to go, move, or function at top speed or out of control

    :  to revolve too fast under a diminished load

  1. :  a breeding stock of animals

    :  a family, tribe, people, or nation belonging to the same stock

    :  a class or kind of people unified by shared interests, habits, or characteristics

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