corrival

noun cor·ri·val \ kə-ˈrī-vəl , kȯ- , kō- \
variants: or corival

Definition of corrival

corrival

or corival adjective

Examples of corrival in a Sentence

  1. two universities that are long-standing corrivals for the title of best in the nation

Origin and Etymology of corrival

Middle French, from Latin corrivalis, from com- + rivalis rival


Learn More about corrival


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up corrival? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to recoil in dread or terror

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name More Food!

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!