Definition Competitor

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Definition

a competitor: a rival, an adversary, a contender, a challenger
noun
to compete with to fight with, to challenge

the competition (in this market): the rivals, the opposition, the challengers, the competitors (in this market)
noun

a competition: a contest, tournament, championship, challenge
noun
Pronunciation examples
UK: This company is our main competitor.
US: There's a lot of competition for this job.

Examples

  • "It was a tough competition, but Mr Oleré eventually outclassed his canine competitors by using his human brain to his advantage."
  • "Mr. Delavigne, staying at a fancy hotel and not at the Olympic village, was the only surviving competitor."
  • "I guarantee you that with a bit of careful management, both the Sydney and the Wellington teams will enjoy some healthy competition."
  • "Lotsa Medals : Well, Brent, I'm not sure those are everyone's concerns, but after one week of competition, Germany leads the medal count with 9 medals: 3 gold, 4 silver and 2 bronze, closely followed by the US and France with 8 and 7 total medals respectively."
  • "Despite gloomy financial forecasts for its competitors, the perfume giant is set to have one of their most successful Christmases ever with sales up 15% since this time last year."
  • "It was a tough competition, but Mr Oleré eventually outclassed his canine competitors by using his human brain to his advantage."
  • "Smelling Competition"
  • "We will eat, eat, eat the competition"
  • "Icarus Quincy (USA) was disqualified from the Having fun competition for blood doping."

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