What does Racing mean?

Definitions for Racing
rac·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. racingnoun

    the sport of engaging in contests of speed

Wiktionary

  1. racingnoun

    The sport of competing in races.

Wikipedia

  1. Racing

    In sport, racing is a competition of speed, in which competitors 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 to finish or may be made up 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.

ChatGPT

  1. racing

    Racing is a competitive sporting event that involves people, animals or vehicles competing against each other to reach a specific endpoint or goal in the shortest possible time. The competitors race along a defined course or track, and the one that completes the course in the quickest time, according to the rules of the race, is declared the winner. The event can take place on land, in water, or in the air, involving various modes of transportation such as cars, bicycles, horses, boats, or even on foot.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Racing

    of Race

  2. Racing

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

Wikidata

  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.

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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

  2. caring

  3. Crigan

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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

Examples of Racing in a Sentence

  1. Brian Rabold:

    Their racing cars from the 1930s and 1950s are rare, and most are still owned by the factory, so any that come to market are highly sought after.

  2. Kathleen Wilson:

    It was such a blow to the sport that it led to an overhaul of lowered limits for open water racing.

  3. Susie Orenstein:

    Henry Orenstein went from toys, racing cars, poker, Henry Orenstein was just interested in so many things, henry Orenstein made such an impression about everyone, such an interesting person. Henry Orenstein'll definitely be missed.

  4. Jimmie Johnson:

    We’re still in this phase with IndyCar, sports car or any other ideas I have to go racing. Everything right now is people are just starting to talk about options, it’s usually end of summer, beginning of fall when paper starts moving around and people are looking to ink stuff and get it done. We’re just early in the cycle, and I’m certainly trying to keep my options open.

  5. Chase Elliott:

    I feel so fortunate to be in this position, i have a great team ... and the support of the best car owner and racing organization in the world. For me, there’s a lot of pride in driving for Hendrick Motorsports and having the opportunity to win races and compete for championships.

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