What is the meaning of the English word… RACE?
(used for a heart) beat faster than usual because of fear or excitement
- Her heart started to race as she looked up at the new carnival ride high above the crowds. She is terrified of heights.
- When I saw my dad get off the plane, my heart began to race. The last time I had seen him was five years before. I could hardly wait to hug him!
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