What does competitor mean?

Definitions for competitorkəmˈpɛt ɪ tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word competitor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rival, challenger, competitor, competition, contender(noun)

    the contestant you hope to defeat

    "he had respect for his rivals"; "he wanted to know what the competition was doing"


  1. competitor(Noun)

    A person or organization against whom one is competing.

  2. competitor(Noun)

    A participant in a competition, especially in athletics.

  3. Origin: Formed with the verb to compete and the suffix -or.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Competitor(noun)

    one who seeks what another seeks, or claims what another claims; one who competes; a rival

  2. Competitor(noun)

    an associate; a confederate

  3. Origin: [L.: cf. F. comptiteur.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'competitor' in Nouns Frequency: #1704

Anagrams for competitor »

  1. optometric

  2. topometric


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of competitor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of competitor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jared Chizek:

    If a competitor receives or gives assistance, that competitor is disqualified from the event.

  2. Charles Lauller:

    Regardless what you do or what business you're in, time is more often than not your fiercest competitor.

  3. Stephen Zhu:

    We spent money because there was a competitor there spending money irrationally, our competitor is definitely not in great shape.

  4. David Schawel:

    DoubleLine is attracting inflows due to a combination of lower U.S. Treasury yields, solid relative performance and most likely, the capturing of competitor outflows.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Most people around a person have a unique way of making fun of him/her as they often support the post only of a netizen whom they find not a good competitor to anyone.

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