Spanish translation of “race”
race noun /reis/
› a competition to find who or which is the fastest
a horse race. racer noun › a car, bicycle etc built for competitive racing.
coche/bicicleta de carreras
racing noun › the sport of racing horses
He likes watching the racing on TV (also adjective) the racing results. › (in compounds) any sport which involves races
motor racing. racecourse noun › (a place with) a course over which horse races are run
Newmarket racecourse. racehorse noun › a horse bred and used for racing
caballo de carreras
a thoroughbred racehorse. racetrack noun › (a place with) a course over which races are run by cars, dogs, athletes etc.
pista de carreras
racing car noun › a car specially designed and built for racing.
coche de carreras
a race against time noun › a desperate attempt to do something before a certain time
una carrera contrarreloj
It was a race against time to rescue the injured climber. the races noun plural › a meeting for horse-racing
a day at the races.