Meaning of “race” - Learner’s Dictionary

race

verb uk us /reɪs/
COMPETE [ I, T ]

B1 to compete in a race:

I'll race you to the end of the road.
I used to race against him at school.
race along/down/over, etc

to move somewhere very quickly:

I raced over to see what was the matter.
race sb to/back, etc

to take someone somewhere very quickly:

Ambulances raced the injured to a nearby hospital.
HORSE/DOG [ T ]

to put a horse, dog, etc in a race

(Definition of “race verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)