race


race
I 1. [reis] noun
(a competition to find who or which is the fastest: a horse race.) dirka
2. verb
1) (to (cause to) run in a race: I'm racing my horse on Saturday; The horse is racing against five others.) dirkati
2) (to have a competition with (someone) to find out who is the fastest: I'll race you to that tree.) tekmovati
3) (to go etc quickly: He raced along the road on his bike.) drveti
- racecourse
- racehorse
- racetrack
- racing-car
- a race against time
- the races
II [reis]
1) (any one section of mankind, having a particular set of characteristics which make it different from other sections: the Negro race; the white races; (also adjective) race relations.) rasa
2) (the fact of belonging to any of these various sections: the problem of race.) izvor
3) (a group of people who share the same culture, language etc; the Anglo-Saxon race.) rasa
- racialism
- racialist
- the human race
- of mixed race
* * *
I [réis]
noun
tek, tekanje; figuratively potek, tek (časa, stvari, življenja itd.); hitra struja, tok reke, brzica; American rečno korito, jez, kanal; mlinski žleb, rake; sport dirka, tekma, tekmovanje (tekačev, konj, jadrnic itd.); figuratively tekmovanje, boj, borba
the races — konjske dirke
race boat sport tekmovalni čoln
race driver — voznik dirkalnega avtomobila, avtomobilski dirkač
race horse — dirkalni konj
the race for the presidency — tekmovanje za predsedništvo
bicycle-race — kolesarska dirka
boat-race — veslaška tekma
horse-race — konjska dirka
motor-race — avtomobilska, motorna dirka
a half-mile race — tek na pol milje
the armement race — tekma v oboroževanju
obstacle race — tek čez zapreke
mill-race — mlinski žleb, rake
to attend the races — prisostvovati konjskim dirkam
to go to the races — iti, hoditi na dirke
to run a race — udeležiti se dirke
figuratively his race is run — življenje se mu je izteklo
his race was nearly run — bil je skoraj na koncu svoje življenjske poti
II [réis]
intransitive verb
dirkati, drveti, teči, hiteti; jadrati; meriti se v teku, v hitrosti (with z), tekmovati (with z), teči za stavo; iti s polno paro, z vso brzino (vijak, propeler itd.); redno prisostvovati konjskim dirkam, biti vnet gledalec konjskih dirk
a racing man — ljubitelj konjskega športa.
the race racing world — ljubitelji konjskega športa
the blood raced to his head — kri mu je planila v glavo; transitive verb pognati v dir, v tek; dreviti; meriti se, tekmovati v teku itd. s kom; jahati (konja) v dirki; dohiteti
he raced me through Italy — drevil me je skozi Italijo (ne da bi se kje ustavila)
to race a train — tekmovati v hitrosti z vlakom
he raced his horse against the train — drevil je konja v tekmi z vlakom
to race one's fortune away — zaigrati premoženje v stavah na konjskih dirkah
III [réis]
noun
rasa; pleme, pasma; poreklo, rod; zoology & botany vrsta, razred; rod, vrsta ljudi z neko skupno potezo; rasna lastnost
the race of politicians — kasta politikov
race riot — rasni nemiri
the human race — človeški rod
the winged race — ptice
race suicide — rasni samomor (zaradi nazadovanj rojstev itd.)
IV [réis]
noun
koren (ingverja)

English-Slovenian dictionary. 2013.

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