horse racing


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horse racing

n
(General Sporting Terms) an organized sport, closely associated with gambling, in which riders race horses over dedicated courses, often incorporating hurdles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horse racing - the sport of racing horseshorse racing - the sport of racing horses    
racing - the sport of engaging in contests of speed
thoroughbred racing - the sport of racing thoroughbred horses
field - all of the horses in a particular horse race
triple crown - (horse racing) a title won by a horse that can win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness
Translations
koňské dostihy
hestevæddeløb
kilparatsastus
konjske trke
lóversenyzés
競馬
경마
hästkapplöpning
การแข่งม้า
đua ngựa

horse racing

سِبَاقُ الـخُيُولِ koňské dostihy hestevæddeløb Pferderennen ιπποδρομία carrera de caballos kilparatsastus courses de chevaux konjske trke ippica 競馬 경마 paardenrennen hesteveddeløp wyścigi konne corrida de cavalo, corrida de cavalos конные скачки hästkapplöpning การแข่งม้า at yarışı đua ngựa 赛马
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Curlin is clearly the colt that everybody is gunning for -- it's his race to lose," said Leonard Manley, director of marketing at All Horse Racing.
In the battle for the gambling dollar, horse racing might be the coldest game around, and poker certainly is the hottest.
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