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
Among the candidates vying to take on Reichert are a pediatrician, a lawyer, an Amazon manager, a city-council member and a mortgage-business owner.
By the end of April, Manafort was vying for control of the Trump campaign, and was named its chairman on May 19.
George Weah and Joseph Boakai are the two candidates in the run-off vying to replace Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
And though there is a catfight — bringing back one of the most infamous moments from the original show — this time, the squabble is happening because both Fallon Carrington and Cristal are vying for a leadership position at Carrington Atlantic.
But creator Josh Schwartz just dropped a mind-blowing new nugget: among those other hopefuls vying for the role of Serena Van Der Woodsen was a teenage Jennifer Lawrence.
Dustin and Lucas vie for Max's attention, but Dustin does not win that battle.
The two candidates, who topped a field of 20, will vie to succeed President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist who has served two six-year terms, the maximum allowed under the constitution.
One of them vied to keep up the pressure on coal retirements in a press conference on Wednesday
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Origin and Etymology of vie
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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