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1. 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)

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Words that Rhyme with Race Riot

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  • diet
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Example sentences of the word race-riot


1. Noun Phrase
The early 1920s witnessed one of the worst race riots in American history.

2. 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)

3. 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)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. riot

noun. ['ˈraɪət'] a public act of violence by an unruly mob.

Synonyms

  • race riot
  • violence
  • public violence

Antonyms

  • sober
  • nondrinker
  • civilian
  • pull

8. riot

noun. ['ˈraɪət'] a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity.

Synonyms

  • debauchery
  • bacchanal
  • revel
  • bacchanalia
  • orgy
  • drunken revelry
  • revelry
  • saturnalia

Antonyms

  • be well
  • untie
  • cry
  • whisper

9. race

noun. ['ˈreɪs'] the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller.

Synonyms

  • slipstream
  • backwash
  • flow
  • wash

Antonyms

  • pull
  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage

Etymology

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

10. race

verb. ['ˈreɪs'] to work as fast as possible towards a goal, sometimes in competition with others.

Synonyms

  • act

Antonyms

  • buy
  • delay

Etymology

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