Definition of "racer" [ra•cer]

  • One that races or takes part in a race. (noun)
  • A vehicle used in racing. (noun)
  • Any of various fast-moving North American snakes of the genus Coluber. (noun)

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Use "racer" in a sentence
  • "June 15, 2009 at 10:41 am oh, fank gudness yoo iz allrite! wuldnt want uniquekitty to be mad at me. *dusts off plasticat, puts lego racer bakk togevver, makes shur steering weel iz put in gud an tite, puts plasticat in racer*"
  • "This bandy-legged, sawed-off little rat racer is awfully interesting in its own right."
  • "An electric drag racer is just a cordless drill with wheels, enthusiasts joke."