involving competition or competitiveness
"competitive games"; "to improve one's competitive position"
competitive, free-enterprise(a), private-enterprise(a)(adj)
subscribing to capitalistic competition
showing a fighting disposition
"highly competitive sales representative"; "militant in fighting for better wages for workers"; "his self-assertive and ubiquitous energy"
capable of competing successfully
of or pertaining to competition
inclined to compete
inhibiting the action of an enzyme by binding with it
(euphemistically, of prices) cheap, especially used of quality products
of or pertaining to competition; producing competition; competitory; as, a competitive examination
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'competitive' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2765
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'competitive' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3430
Rank popularity for the word 'competitive' in Adjectives Frequency: #367
The numerical value of competitive in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of competitive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Our job is not to compete with the main international producers, the important thing is that in the economy sector we must be competitive - and we can be competitive.
It's one thing where you're not competitive but you can see your way out of it, it's another when you're not competitive and your partner doesn't seem to be willing to deal with you.
In the end the aggressors always destroy themselves, making way for others who know how to cooperate and get along. Life is much less a competitive struggle for survival than a triumph of cooperation and creativity.
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.
What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis.
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Translations for competitive
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- конкурентен, конкурентноспособен, състезателенBulgarian
- competitiuCatalan, Valencian
- konkurenční, soutěživý, soutěžníCzech
- kilpailullinen, kilpailuhenkinen, kilpailukykyinenFinnish
- tävlingsinriktad, konkurrenskraftigSwedish
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