- a plot of ground, usually oval, laid out for horse racing.
- the course for any race.
Origin of racetrack
Related Words for race-trackarena
Examples from the Web for race-track
Historical Examples of race-track
Well, at that, the race-track game is no game for a married man, is it?Old Man Curry
Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
The race-track annual had said Billy Garrison had followed the ponies since boyhood.Garrison's Finish
W. B. M. Ferguson
He would have done better to go on the race-track, as far as concerned a career.The Education of Henry Adams
He had been thinking all the time of his "pull" with the race-track magnates.Sister Carrie
I'll expose him as a race-track gambler, a fraud, a swindler!Frank Merriwell's Races
Burt L. Standish
- a circuit or course, esp an oval one, used for motor racing, speedway, etc
- Also called: racecourse mainly US and Canadian a long broad track, usually of grass, enclosed between rails, and with starting and finishing points marked upon it, over which horses are raced