Focus on the pronunciation of race
English definition of “race”
/reɪs/ n [C] (COMPETITION)
› a competition between people or animals to see who can get from the starting place to the finish before all the others: a horse race She won the 100-meter race in 11.06 seconds. › fig. A race is also an urgent effort: [+ to infinitive] It was a race against time to get the project finished by Friday’s deadline. › politics & government A race is also a competition to be elected to a political position: The governor of California plans to enter the presidential race.