Definition of racecourse
1 : a course for racing
2 : raceway 1
Examples of racecourse in a Sentence
fell into the racecourse for an abandoned water mill
Recent Examples of racecourse from the Web
Payne, who in 2015 became the first female to win the Melbourne Cup, pleaded guilty at Thursday's inquiry held at Flemington racecourse, the site of her famous win on 100-1 shot Prince of Penzance.
This year's election took place 104 years to do the day since Emily Davison gave her life to the suffragette cause by jumping in front King George V's horse at Epsom racecourse in 1913.
Activities will include a petting zoo, moon bounce, obstacle course, remote-control racecourse, games for all ages, crafts, a cakewalk, prizes and refreshments.
To mark the Kentucky Derby each year, the racecourse in Arlington Heights invites residents from throughout the area to compete and see who can win the title of having the most festive hat.
Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya, 32, the reigning Olympic marathon champion, covered 26.2 miles in 2 hours 25 seconds early on Saturday in an extremely managed setting of pacing and drafting on a Formula One racecourse in Monza, Italy, outside Milan.
But anyone who has spent an afternoon at this picturesque racecourse knows that half the fun of this day in the sun comes from its elaborate tailgates and colorful fashions.
But following such advice can be a double-edged sword for Vonn, because her success has been built on fearlessly taking the most daring paths on a racecourse.
In addition to simply finishing the 60-mile racecourse in less than six hours, the cars will have to follow all the rules of the road as outlined in the California Driver Handbook.
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First Known Use of racecourse
RACECOURSE Defined for Kids
Definition of racecourse for Students
: a place where races are held
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