Rival

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Definition

a rival: an adversary, a competitor, an opponent, an antagonist
noun

a rivalry: a sense of competition, a jealousy
noun

Examples

  • "Their young German star, Hans Kuper, was suspended by the club for insulting the kangaroo mascot of a rival team. Kuper was angry because the kangaroo apparently mocked him."
  • "Jones is expected in court this morning to hear charges against him and he denies claims that he passed on top secret information to perfume rivals Kalvin Krime and Grevlon."

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