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Definitions for competitor
kəmˈpɛt ɪ tərcom·peti·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rival, challenger, competitor, competition, contendernoun

    the contestant you hope to defeat

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

Wiktionary

  1. competitornoun

    A person or organization against whom one is competing.

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

  2. competitornoun

    A participant in a competition, especially in athletics.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Competitornoun

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

    Etymology: [L.: cf. F. comptiteur.]

  2. Competitornoun

    an associate; a confederate

    Etymology: [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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of competitor in a Sentence

  1. Robert Johansson:

    If you look at the last year-and-a-half the dollar has appreciated remarkably against our competitor currencies. Our grains, oilseeds and livestock producers are really getting hammered by the high dollar value.

  2. 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.

  3. Cedric King:

    I thought, ‘Without legs, I am not who I used to be. I am not the same person,’ i was the guy that was a competitor; when I’m at the end of that interval coming up at that quarter mile, it's that burn that I crave.

  4. Charles Lauller:

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

  5. Bill Oakes:

    Andy Murray will be playing singles, but Andy Murray will not be playing doubles, it's amazing to have a guy who has won three Grand Slams, been ranked number one and may be the fiercest competitor coming to Winston-Salem.

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    being essentially equal to something
    • A. tacky
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