ETYM French carričre race course, high road, street, from Latin carrus wagon. Related to Car.
1. The general progression of one's working or professional life; SYN. life history.
2. The particular occupation for which one is trained; SYN. calling, vocation.
1. A doubled wage (for working overtime).
2. A fast marching pace (180 steps/min) or slow jog.
In anthropology, the term applied to the varieties of modern humans, Homo sapiens sapiens, having clusters of distinctive physical traits in common. The three major varieties are Caucasoid, Mongoloid, and Negroid. During the last 60,000 years, migrations and interbreeding have caused a range of variations to exist today, not distinct or “pure” races (which can exist only under conditions of isolation).
1. A contest of speed
2. Any competition
3. People who are believed to belong to the same genetic stock
1. The act of running; traveling on foot at a fast pace; SYN. running.
2. A regular trip
3. A short trip
4. A row of unravelled stitches; SYN. ladder, ravel.
5. A score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely; or; SYN. tally.
6. A football play in which a player runs with the ball; SYN. running, running play, running game.
1. The act of administering or being in charge of something
2. The state of being in operation
3. (With) To be competitive and have a chance to win