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[kuh-rahy-vuh l]
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  1. a rival; competitor.
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  1. rival; competitive.
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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
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adversary, challenger, competition, contestant, opponent, rival

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noun, verb
  1. a rare word for rival
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Derived Formscorrivalry, noun

Word Origin

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