archrival

noun arch·ri·val \ -ˈrī-vəl \

Definition of archrival

:a principal rival

Examples of archrival in a Sentence

  1. In baseball, the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees are archrivals.

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First Known Use of archrival

1750


ARCHRIVAL Defined for English Language Learners

archrival

noun

Definition of archrival for English Language Learners

  • : someone's chief rival or opponent


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