Synonyms
Antonyms

1. horse-race

verb. compete in a horse race.

Synonyms

  • race
  • run

Antonyms

  • linger
  • refrain
  • stand still

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Words that Rhyme with Race Horse

  • reinforce
  • gift-horse
  • midcourse
  • remorse
  • perforce
  • outsource
  • laforce
  • ensource
  • enforce
  • endorse
  • divorce
  • vorce
  • source
  • sorce
  • nourse
  • norse
  • morss
  • morse
  • hoarse
  • fourths
  • forse
  • force
  • course
  • 'course
  • corse
  • coarse
  • bourse
  • borse

2. one-horse

adjective. small and remote and insignificant.

Synonyms

  • provincial
  • jerkwater
  • poky

Antonyms

  • fast
  • oecumenical
  • world-wide
  • ecumenical

3. horse

noun. ['ˈhɔrs'] solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times.

Synonyms

  • racehorse
  • pinto
  • foal
  • Equus caballus
  • pony
  • gaskin
  • jade
  • female horse
  • post-horse
  • steeplechaser
  • withers
  • bangtail
  • encolure
  • polo pony
  • horseback
  • genus Equus
  • saddle horse
  • poll
  • horsemeat
  • roan
  • equid
  • dawn horse
  • sorrel
  • gee-gee
  • harness horse
  • liver chestnut
  • male horse
  • race horse
  • stable companion
  • pacer
  • riding horse
  • horseflesh
  • hack
  • bay
  • Equus
  • horse's foot
  • mare
  • eohippus
  • post horse
  • protohippus
  • high stepper
  • equine
  • stablemate
  • stepper
  • workhorse
  • palomino
  • mount
  • poster
  • chestnut
  • wild horse
  • stalking-horse
  • plug
  • mesohippus

Antonyms

  • reassure
  • refresh
  • recuperate
  • achromatic

Etymology

  • horse (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. horse

noun. ['ˈhɔrs'] a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs.

Synonyms

  • gymnastic apparatus
  • long horse
  • buck
  • exerciser
  • gymnastic horse
  • vaulting horse
  • side horse

Antonyms

  • even-toed ungulate
  • female
  • fall
  • natural depression

Etymology

  • horse (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. race

verb. ['ˈreɪs'] move fast.

Synonyms

  • hotfoot
  • hasten
  • bucket along
  • speed
  • dash
  • scud
  • buck
  • tear
  • pelt along
  • locomote
  • move
  • cannonball along
  • shoot down
  • thrust ahead
  • belt along
  • rush
  • scoot
  • push forward
  • go
  • flash
  • step on it
  • barge
  • dart
  • charge
  • hie
  • shoot
  • travel

Antonyms

  • linger
  • opening
  • retreat
  • gladden

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

6. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] a contest of speed.

Synonyms

  • sack race
  • skiing race
  • car race
  • dog racing
  • chariot race
  • relay race
  • run
  • boat race
  • burnup
  • horse race
  • bicycle race
  • competition
  • contest
  • scratch race
  • auto race
  • ski race
  • relay
  • potato race
  • freestyle
  • footrace
  • foot race
  • cross country
  • repechage
  • automobile race

Antonyms

  • decelerate
  • inelegance
  • stand still
  • laugh

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

7. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] any competition.

Synonyms

  • arms race
  • run
  • political campaign
  • campaign
  • competition

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow
  • fall

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

8. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] people who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock.

Synonyms

  • colour
  • Indian race
  • Negroid race
  • White race
  • color
  • master race
  • people of color
  • Yellow race
  • Slavic race
  • Black race
  • Mongolian race
  • people of colour
  • Caucasoid race
  • White people
  • Slavic people
  • Caucasian race
  • Herrenvolk
  • grouping
  • Amerindian race
  • Mongoloid race
  • Negro race

Antonyms

  • go
  • rise
  • precede
  • advance

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

9. race

verb. ['ˈreɪs'] compete in a race.

Synonyms

  • speed skate
  • place
  • compete
  • run
  • vie
  • campaign
  • show
  • contend
  • horse-race

Antonyms

  • back
  • behave
  • discontinue
  • closing

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

10. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species.

Synonyms

  • taxon
  • subspecies
  • taxonomic category

Antonyms

  • converge
  • enter
  • hop out
  • push

Etymology

  • race (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • razza (Italian)

Example sentences of the word race-horse


1. Noun Phrase
The process is especially common in the horse racing world where maturing as a race horse is a time dependent process.

2. Noun Phrase
Central Kentucky, with its low rolling hills and limestone-fed grass, is internationally renowned for its thoroughbred race horses.

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