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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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Racing

    of Race

  2. Racing

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

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  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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  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. Mark Rushbrook:

    What was impressive to me is that the exhibit takes you through the timeline of motorsports right from Sweepstakes all the way to today, it takes you through all the different racing series and disciplines, and ties in people and technology and how that has been transferred to road cars.

  2. Made:

    Ricky I don't know why we don't get a drink ... sittin inside this place. Bobby I promised Chloe we'd come here Ricky She doesn't even know where the hell she is, Bob. She'd have more fun if we were at Bodners. She could play the triva game like she likes it, or the little racing game thing she does. Bobby She's a little girl, little girl's don't like to go to bars. Ricky We had fun, we went to bars when we were kids ... met all the different people, right ...remember Slimmy

  3. Andretti Acquisition.Read MoreBrown:

    There has been a lot of speculation about how I've been looking to get involved in Formula 1, but we're not going to do it through the SPAC, which is independent of Andretti Autosport. but Netflix has done wonders for Formula 1 and that's good for all of racing.

  4. Patrick McHenry:

    I am proud to represent a district with deep ties to motorsports and I understand the vital role the sport plays supporting local jobs in our area, the RPM Act will help to ensure enthusiasts of the sport in North Carolina and across the country can continue the time-honored tradition of modifying stock vehicles for competitive racing.

  5. President Dave O'Rourke:

    We look forward to the resumption of live racing at Belmont Park with all appropriate health and safety protocols in place, nYRA will announce race dates and a corresponding stakes schedule for the 2020 spring/summer meet at Belmont Park in the very near future.

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