What does VIE mean?

Definitions for VIEvaɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compete, vie, contend(verb)

    compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others


  1. vie(Verb)

    To rival; to struggle for superiority; to contend; to compete eagerly so as to gain something.

  2. vie(Verb)

    To rival (something), etc.

  3. Origin: From envier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vie(verb)

    to stake a sum upon a hand of cards, as in the old game of gleek. See Revie

  2. Vie(verb)

    to strive for superiority; to contend; to use emulous effort, as in a race, contest, or competition

  3. Vie(verb)

    to stake; to wager

  4. Vie(verb)

    to do or produce in emulation, competition, or rivalry; to put in competition; to bandy

  5. Vie(noun)

    a contest for superiority; competition; rivalry; strife; also, a challenge; a wager

  6. Origin: [OE. vien, shortened fr. envien, OF. envier to invite, to challenge, a word used in gambling, L. invitare to invite; of uncertain origin. Cf. Invite, Envie.]


  1. Vie

    Vie, is a district, of Oradea, a city in Bihor, Romania. The name means vineyard in Romanian.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vie

    vī, v.i. to strive for superiority.—v.t. to contend about: (Shak.) to offer as a stake or wager:—pr.p. vy′ing; pa.t. and pa.p. vīed.—n. (obs.) a contest. [M. E. vien, by aphæresis from envien, to vie, through Fr. from L. invitāre, to invite.]

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Anagrams for VIE »

  1. I've

  2. VEI

  3. Ive


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of VIE in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of VIE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wayne Lam:

    The dual cameras is definitely an enhancement and should vie for the title of best phone camera.

  2. Roy Verley:

    It just amazes me that she's got the moxie, having never held office at all, to vie for the presidency on a business record that is dubious at best.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    I don't really pay a lot of attention to this kind of rhetoric that heats up the debate stage. They're all trying to vie for more attention from, obviously, the Republican Party.

  4. Segafredo Zanetti:

    We need fresh funds to grow and vie with the giant rivals we face on global markets, The multinational groups in the coffee market are less fast and flexible than small groups like us, but they can count on very large organizations and budgets.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La vie est toujours ce que vous faites de lui. il ne peut pas être le vôtre si vous permettez aux autres d'écrire sur les pages blanches de l'annuaire de la vie. vous devez prendre en charge et mener votre vie comme vous le croire il se doit, avec les valeurs que vous croyez. commencer à écrire les chapitres de votre livre de vie avec vos propres mots merveilleux, pas dictées par d'autres. Bonne chance!

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