Origin of competition
OTHER WORDS FROM competitionnon·com·pe·ti·tion, adjectivepro·com·pe·ti·tion, adjectivesu·per·com·pe·ti·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for competition
“Competition is there, of course, but I think there is enough business for everyone as long as the demand is there,” he says.
I am fighting that quota because I am an advocate of competition.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fedaa was an artist from the start, winning first place in a competition when she was six years old.
“The competition is very fierce, we have very good competitors,” he told the Daily Beast.Kissy-Face The Nation: Washington’s Power Elite Smooch Bob Schieffer|Lloyd Grove|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The Americans were a tool, used by the Safis in the Pech to rid them of their competition in the timber trade,” Zalwar Khan said.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is the principle of individualism, competition, each one for himself and against all the rest.Socialism|John Stuart Mill
Mr. Street: I do not know why it is, but so far we haven't realized that we have any competition.
Is there upon earth a power which has a right to put itself in competition with that of the Most High?Good Sense|Paul Henri Thiry, Baron D'Holbach
Competition changed its character as consolidation increased.The New Nation|Frederic L. Paxson
It was in competition with such exquisite books that the early printers found themselves.The Century of Columbus|James J. Walsh