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rivalry

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noun ri·val·ry \ˈrī-vəl-rē\

Simple Definition of rivalry

  • : a state or situation in which people or groups are competing with each other

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rivalry

plural -ries

  1. :  the act of rivaling :  the state of being a rival :  competition

Examples of rivalry in a sentence

  1. There is a bitter rivalry between the two groups.

  2. a strong sense of rivalry



1598

First Known Use of rivalry

1598



RIVALRY Defined for Kids

rivalry

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noun ri·val·ry \ˈrī-vəl-rē\

Definition of rivalry for Students

plural rivalries

  1. :  the state of trying to defeat or be more successful than another :  competition




Medical Dictionary

rivalry

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noun ri·val·ry \ˈrī-vəl-rē\

Medical Definition of rivalry

plural rivalries

  1. 1:  a competitive or antagonistic state or condition

  2. 2:  retinal rivalry





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