Examples of vie in a Sentence
They are vying to win the championship for the third year in a row.
vied with his colleagues for the coveted promotion
Recent Examples of vie from the Web
Walker, the former U.S. comptroller general under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, is one of 10 notable Republicans vying for the party’s nomination for governor.
The county judge's race was probably one of the most unique with three county judges vying for the same spot - one current judge and two former.
The Championship side are vying with reigning French champions Monaco and La Liga outfit Valencia to snap up Silva, according to the Birmingham Mail.
When the top three contenders of the 78th Annual Miami Herald Spelling Bee — one of whom was competing for her fourth straight title — were vying for first place on Tuesday afternoon, the audience dwindled to a couple dozen.
The race to the bottom: NBA teams vying for the most lottery balls The Suns have a light week, with just two games, but both are losable.
Becca Kufrin and Lauren Burnham are the two women left vying for Luyendyk's love, and choosing between them both is clearly a struggle.
Only two cities vied for the 2022 winter games after Oslo rescinded its bid, and the IOC ultimately chose Beijing over Almaty, Kazakhstan.
With the Year of the Dog fast approaching, retailers are vying to catch the eyes (and wallets) of Chinese New Year shoppers during the public holiday.
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Origin and Etymology of vie
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
VIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of vie for English Language Learners
: to compete with others in an attempt to get or win something
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