verb (used without object), vied, vy·ing.
verb (used with object), vied, vy·ing.
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Origin of vie
OTHER WORDS FROM vievier, nounoutvie, verb (used with object), out·vied, out·vy·ing.
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He also could land with the under-23 squad vying for an Olympic berth.Matthew Hoppe was a little-known American soccer player — until he reached the Bundesliga|Steven Goff|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
With two worthy centers vying for consideration, this year’s conversation won’t be ending anytime soon.Joel Embiid and Nikola Jokic are bringing centers back into the NBA MVP conversation|Ben Golliver|January 30, 2021|Washington Post
The quarterbacks vying for the Super Bowl represent a broader shift.The NFL’s conference title games will feature an endangered species: The pocket passer|Adam Kilgore|January 21, 2021|Washington Post
The Crimson Tide needed just three plays to go 60 yards and put the Buckeyes into a world of trouble as the teams vie for a national championship.The Alabama football dynasty collects another title with a 52-24 rout of Ohio State|Chuck Culpepper, Des Bieler|January 12, 2021|Washington Post
As China’s EV market grows, Tesla is vying with local rivals to maintain its market lead.China is rolling back the subsidies that fueled its electric-vehicle boom|eamonbarrett|January 5, 2021|Fortune
“When we decided to do the awards campaign for La Vie en Rose, I felt the need to go back to Berlitz,” says Cotillard.Marion Cotillard on Playing a Prostitute in ‘The Immigrant’ and Seducing America|Marlow Stern|May 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Darfuri civilians are once again suffering as militias vie for control of territory and resources.The Forgotten Genocidal War in Darfur Revealed in New Satellite Photos|Akshaya Kumar , Jacinth Planer|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It refers to what Americans call eau-de-vie, though Austrians have been tinkering with and perfecting the drink for centuries.What to Drink When it’s Cold? The Glory of Austrian Schnaps|Jordan Salcito|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie Stansted Garment Bag, $550 at East Dane 6.The Daily Beast's 2013 Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide|The Daily Beast|November 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the wild, killer whales vie for dominance but the subdominant animal then flees the scene and the conflict subsides.‘Blackfish’ Director: Killer Whales Don’t Belong in Captivity|Gabriela Cowperthwaite|October 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Toute la nuit ce ne fust que haranguer, chanter, danser; car telle est la vie de toutes ces gens lorsqu'ils sont en troupe.
Plusieurs autres se sont occups la terre, comme estant le premier mtier & le plus necessaire la vie de l'homme.
Of all the various products cultivated, but few vie with the tobacco plant in beauty of form and general appearance.
And so the Cave-men began to vie with one another in making the straightest and smoothest shafts.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
This sentence is incomplete; the translator has missed the line—'Et qu'ele a sa vie perdue.'Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer