verb (used without object), com·pet·ed, com·pet·ing.
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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.
Example sentences from the Web for compete
I think that’s going to be where Hong Kong is going to find itself competing, rather than the financial centers in Tokyo or Singapore.
Epic Chief Executive Officer Tim Sweeney emailed Apple on June 30 seeking to set up its own competing Epic Games Store app through the App Store but was rebuffed, according to Apple’s filing.Apple fires back at Epic Games, saying it sought ‘side’ deal on Fortnite fee|Verne Kopytoff|August 21, 2020|Fortune
With the city choosing between competing redevelopment bids now, the start of construction could be a ways off, to say nothing of a ribbon-cutting date.Nobody’s Talking About the Sports Arena Flood Zone|MacKenzie Elmer|August 19, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Along with the overall benefits of SEO, optimizing to compete locally improves your search visibility for keyword searches made from your location.Guide: How to structure a local SEO strategy for your business|Christian Carere|August 6, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Whether deep in Appalachia or on the lip of the Grand Canyon, athletes are able to compete while maintaining physical distance from others.Canceled Races Aren’t Stopping Endurance Athletes From Setting Wild New Records|Anna Wiederkehr (firstname.lastname@example.org)|July 20, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
When he is awarded Player of the Match while competing for India in England, he is given champagne at the ceremony.
In fact, Teller was competing with Oppenheimer for resources.
The Russians and Canadians have been the most aggressive in staking their claims—often with competing scientific data.
Armchair sleuths have been competing for years to determine the identity of one of the most notorious serial killers.
Essentially, America is competing with al Qaeda for the support of those rebel groups.Al Qaeda Makes a Play for the U.S. Allies the War Against ISIS Depends On|Jacob Siegel|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As for me, I found it very hard to steer an even course between the competing parties.Tom, Dick and Harry|Talbot Baines Reed
No company has a right to destroy a rival route, water or rail, by adopting special tariffs for competing points.The Railroad Question|William Larrabee
What do you mean by competing with people to whom Nature has given all these things?The Paris Sketch Book of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh|William Makepeace Thackeray
He advocates Co-operation instead of Competition: but how can he co-operate with people who insist on competing with him?The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists|Robert Tressell
The players run thereafter according to number, the numbers one competing, and so on.Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium|Jessie H. Bancroft