racer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

race +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɹeɪsə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɹeɪsəɹ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

racer (plural racers)

  1. Someone who takes part in a race.
  2. A racehorse.
  3. A vehicle or other device used for, or designed specifically for, racing.
  4. An animal known for its fast speed, or suitable for racing; applied especially to a number of North American snakes, certain kinds of lake trout, etc.
  5. Any of several genera of colubrid snakes.
  6. (video games, informal) A video game involving racing of any kind.
    • 2012, Jeff W. Murray, Game Development for iOS with Unity3D (page 102)
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Descendants[edit]

  • Japanese: レーサー (rēsā)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English racer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

racer c (singular definite raceren, plural indefinite racere)

  1. racer
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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Noun[edit]

racer c

  1. indefinite plural of race

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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Verb[edit]

racer

  1. present of race

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English racer. Equivalent to racen +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈreː.sər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ra‧cer

Noun[edit]

racer m (plural racers)

  1. A racer, one who races.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English racer.

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Noun[edit]

racer m (plural racers)

  1. racecar
  2. (any kind of) vehicle used for racing, racer

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