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race

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of race

  1. 1 a group of persons who come from the same ancestor a man, born of noble race, who was now living in impoverished circumstances Synonyms of race blood, clan, folks, house, kin, kindred, kinfolk (or kinfolks), kinsfolk, line, lineage, people, family, stock, tribeWords Related to race blended family, nuclear family; extended family, household, kith; brood; descendant (also descendent), issue, offspring, progeny, scion, seed; clansman, kinsman, kinswoman, relative; dynastyNear Antonyms of race ancestry, birth, descent, extraction, origin, pedigree

  2. 2 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 of race ethnicity, nation, nationalityWords Related to race minority; clan, family, folk, house, kindred, tribe


race

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of race

  1. 1 to engage in a contest just how many candidates are racing for the senatorial seat this year? Synonyms of race battle, contend, face off, fight, compete, rival, vieWords Related to race challenge, engage, play; jockey, jostle, maneuver; go out, try out; train, work

  2. 2 to proceed or move quickly was racing around trying to get everything done before her big trip to India Synonyms of race barrel, belt, blast, blaze, blow, bolt, bomb [slang], bowl, breeze, bundle, bustle, buzz, cannonball, careen, career, chase, course, crack (on), dash, drive, fly, hare, hasten, hie, highball, hotfoot (it), hump, hurl, hurtle, hustle, jet, jump, motor, nip, pelt, hurry, ram, rip, rocket, run, rush, rustle, scoot, scurry, scuttle, shoot, speed, step, tear, travel, trot, whirl, whisk, zip, zoomWords Related to race beetle, dart, flit, scamper, scud, scuffle; stampede, streak, whiz (or whizz); gallop, jog, sprint; accelerate, quicken, step out; catch up, fast-forward, outpace, outrun, outstrip, overtake; arrow, beelineNear Antonyms of race dally, dawdle, dillydally, drag, hang (around or out), lag, linger, loiter, poke, tarry; amble, lumber, plod, saunter, shuffle, stroll; decelerate, slow (down or up)Antonyms of race crawl, creep, poke



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