Definition Compete

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Definition

to compete (with): to contend (against), to rival, to play (against), to fight (with)
verb
As a child, Philip always competed with his siblings for their parents' attention. He always fought them to try and get his mother's attention.

Pronunciation examples
UK: As a child, Philip always competed with his siblings for their parents' attention.
US: I am competing in this year's marathon.

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