What does racing mean?

Definitions for racing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word racing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. racing(noun)

    the sport of engaging in contests of speed

Wiktionary

  1. racing(Noun)

    The sport of competing in races.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Racing

    of Race

  2. Racing

    a. & n. from Race, v. t. & i

Freebase

  1. Racing

    A sport race is a competition of speed, against an objective criterion, usually a clock or to a specific point. The competitors in a race try to complete a given task in the shortest amount of time. Typically this involves traversing some distance, but it can be any other task involving speed to reach a specific goal. A race may be run continuously from start to finish or may be made of several segments called heats, stages or legs. A heat is usually run over the same course at different times. A stage is a shorter section of a much longer course or a time trial. Early records of races are evident on pottery from ancient Greece, which depicted running men vying for first place. A chariot race is described in Homer's Iliad.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'racing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4069

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'racing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3954

Anagrams for racing »

  1. arcing, caring, Crigan

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of racing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of racing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Russell:

    The way money goes so fast these days, they should paint racing stripes on it.

  2. Ernest Hemingway:

    Auto racing, bull fighting, and mountain climbing are the only real sports. . . all others are games.

  3. Matt Groening:

    Love is a snowmobile racing across the tundra and then suddenly it flips over, pinning you underneath. At night, the ice weasels come.

  4. The Briton:

    There is so much to do outside of racing, i have made enough money that I don't need to make any more money in my life but I will continue( racing).

  5. Jack Hawksworth:

    The amazing thing is, to think at this time last year, I wasn't even going to be racing, and now I'm sitting here and I'm about to go into my second season at IndyCar with A.J. Foyt Racing.

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