Examples of rivalry in a Sentence
There is a bitter rivalry between the two groups.
a strong sense of rivalry
Recent Examples of rivalry from the Web
With the rise of India and China, great-power rivalry is once again emerging.
Sheldon Henderson, 60, and Robbie Robinson, 63, were planning a day of motorcycling around the ski town of Breckenridge, Colo. Sheldon served in the Navy and Robbie in the Air Force, which helps feed a friendly rivalry between the two.
With Cole officially in the Padres organization, the Bellingers can dream of shifting a sibling rivalry from video games and ping pong tournaments at home to under the bright lights in the NL West.
Matt Stone, The Courier-Journal LEXINGTON, Ky. --- Wide receiver Akeem Hayes is switching sides in the rivalry.
But rather than an award show full of rivalry, look at it this way: your faves are in good company, as they're paired with your other faves.
A repeat seems unlikely, given that few foreign fans are expected at the Confederations Cup and Russia has no rivalry with its group stage opponents New Zealand, Portugal and Mexico.
The F-15 sale highlights the complex position the Trump administration finds itself in, forced to balance its focus on fighting terrorism against regional rivalries between key allies.
The push and capture of the giant cave complex that once housed the late al-Qaida chief would be a major scoop for the Islamic State group in its increasingly deadly rivalry with the Afghan Taliban.
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Definition of rivalry for English Language Learners
: a state or situation in which people or groups are competing with each other
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