What does racing mean?

Definitions for racing
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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

How to pronounce racing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say racing in sign language?

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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. Simon Pagenaud:

    It's been tough to get to the top level of racing, especially when you come from a non-racing family.

  2. Denny Hamlin:

    It was just one of those days where I felt like it was meant to be, this one is for J.D. We're desperately going to miss him the rest of our lives. His legacy still lives on through Joe Gibbs Racing and I'm proud to do this for them.

  3. Kyle Busch:

    I love coming up here, i've got a lot of friends from the area. I've raced over at Thunder Road (Barre, Vermont) before. I've race over at Oxford (Maine) before, so I've been around this area a little bit racing the short tracks and stuff.

  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. Achim Anscheidt:

    When you're sitting inside the car, yes it's a pure performance-driven interior, but something neat that's happening is the main display that is in front of you is a 180 degree virtual image that really is put together from the three cameras that you see put around the car. And that's the most important aspect of racing nowadays, especially when you look at a circuit like Le Mans, you need to see what's going on around the car, what's going on behind you in order to avoid over-taking accidents.

Images & Illustrations of racing

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