What does Vie mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compete, vie, contendverb

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

Wiktionary

  1. vieverb

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

  2. vieverb

    To rival (something), etc.

  3. Etymology: From envier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vieverb

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

  2. Vieverb

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

  3. Vieverb

    to stake; to wager

  4. Vieverb

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

  5. Vienoun

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

  6. Etymology: [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.]

Freebase

  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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  1. I've

  2. VEI

  3. Ive

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Numerology

  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

Examples of Vie in a Sentence

  1. Jean Paul Sartre:

    Dans la vie on ne fait pas ce que l'on veut mais on est responsable de ce que l'on est.

  2. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Even artificial flowers have a vase. Life is Beautiful. (Même les fleurs artificielles Ont un vase. La vie est belle.)

  3. Anonymous:

    l'adaptabilité est le secret de la survie. Selon Charles Darwin, ni le plus fort ni le plus intelligent mais seulement les espèces les plus adaptables gagne à la fin. Alors faites de votre mieux pour être le plus adaptable, dans votre vie personnelle autant que dans les relations professionnelles. Qui est le secret de la survie et de succès!" - Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate.

  4. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Sport feels the heart. Life feels the love. (Le sport éprouve le cœur. La vie éprouve l'amour)

  5. 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.

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