OTHER WORDS FOR compete
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Origin of compete
synonym study for compete
OTHER WORDS FROM competecom·pet·er, nouncom·pet·ing·ly, adverbnon·com·pet·ing, adjectiveout·com·pete, verb (used with object), out·com·pet·ed, out·com·pet·ing.
How to use compete in a sentence
Ownership and the front office must decide whether to invest in this season knowing that trying to compete will be significantly more difficult without Thompson or pivot toward a rebuilding approach.Klay Thompson was almost back after an ACL tear. Now he’s out again with an Achilles tear.|Ben Golliver|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The 35-year-old Ariza is no more than a role player at this point of his career, though, so the move amounts to a step backward when it comes to competing in the 2020-21 season.NBA free agency tracker (plus trades): Warriors acquire Kelly Oubre; 76ers trade Al Horford to Thunder|Ben Golliver|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
That’s the opinion of two competing forces – one from the United States and another from Mexico – that are rethinking the region’s oldest and dirtiest problem, imagining it instead as a moneymaking opportunity.Two Companies See a Golden Opportunity in the Tijuana River’s Brown Waters|MacKenzie Elmer|November 20, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Avdija played for Maccabi Tel Aviv in the Israeli Basketball Premier League, competed in the EuroLeague and has basketball in his lineage — his father played professionally.Wizards opt for versatility with Israel’s Deni Avdija at No. 9 pick|Ava Wallace|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Rubens couldn’t compete and soon closed his museum and sold the contents to Barnum.When Science Was the Best Show in America - Issue 93: Forerunners|Lee Alan Dugatkin|November 18, 2020|Nautilus
And no amount of fancy lace could ever have competed with the joy of sleep.Dita Von Teese, Keep Your Hands Off Our Boobs|Emma Mahony|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like Hamlin, McGinley is also no stranger to bedazzled spandex, having also competed on a season of Dancing with the Stars.
Before finding resurging relevance on Mad Men, he competed on Dancing with the Stars, as did his wife, Lisa Rinna.
Agren entered the fashion industry at the ripe age of 13, when she competed in the Elite Model Look contest in France.Model Sigrid Agren Gives a Tour of Her Favorite Haunts in Paris|The Fashion Beast Team|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Glory to Ukraine” (shouted by Tartars) competed with “Russia!Will Russia Invade Crimea?|Michael Weiss|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They competed for it only in order to get a morsel of food, so they would not have to beg it from door to door.
Where men competed for the fruit of each other's labor, the possession of wealth was the sign of excellence.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
At Dijon he had competed for the Prix de Rome, and had been so simple as to make a sketch for one of his rivals.
In 1792 he competed unsuccessfully for the Prix de Rome, and this failure was the making of him.
We can only gather that he studied in the school of Bonfigli, and that he competed with Bonfigli in the painting of banners.The Story of Perugia|Margaret Symonds