noncompetitor

noun
non·​com·​pet·​i·​tor | \ ˌnän-kəm-ˈpe-tə-tər How to pronounce noncompetitor (audio) \
plural noncompetitors

Definition of noncompetitor

: one that does not compete : a person, company, etc., that is not a competitor About 600 to 700 attendees are expected to attend along with hundreds of noncompetitors, guests, and officials.— Jeanne Muchnick … resisted the commission's suggestion that it sell a stake to a competitor, instead offering … to sell up to 19.9 percent of the aviation financing business to a noncompetitor.— Andrew Ross Sorkin and Paul Meller

First Known Use of noncompetitor

1851, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about noncompetitor

Statistics for noncompetitor

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for noncompetitor

The first known use of noncompetitor was in 1851

See more words from the same year

Comments on noncompetitor

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

WORD OF THE DAY

miscellaneous remnants or debris

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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!