[kuh-rahy-vuh l]


a rival; competitor.


rival; competitive.

Origin of corrival

First recorded in 1570–80, corrival is from the Latin word corrīvālis joint rival. See cor-, rival
Related formscor·ri·val·ry, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for corrival

adversary, challenger, competition, contestant, opponent, rival

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British Dictionary definitions for corrival


noun, verb

a rare word for rival
Derived Formscorrivalry, noun

Word Origin for corrival

C16: from Old French, from Late Latin corrīvālis, from Latin com- together, mutually + rīvālis rival
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