competition

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌkɒmpɪˈtɪʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌkɑmpɪˈtɪʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kom′pi tishən)

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competition

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [good, challenging, fierce, strong, stiff] competition
  2. [local, international] competition
  3. a [math, photo, track] competition
  4. [watch, analyze] the competition
  5. [outdo, outsell, outperform] the competition
  6. undercut the competition's [offers, prices]
  7. was [overtaken, outdone] by the competition
  8. there's [fierce, a lot of, strong] competition (for places)
  9. not everything is a competition
  10. it is not a competition
  11. it doesn't have to be a competition
  12. always makes it a competition
  13. competition between rival [schools, companies]
  14. competition among [friends, allies, siblings]
  15. a competition of [strength, intelligence]
  16. a competition in which [strength] is (tested)
  17. the competition is on [Saturday]
  18. the competition was postponed for [weather, unforeseen events]
  19. [enter, take part in, pull out of] the competition
  20. [won, lost] the competition
  21. is [performing, competing] in the competition
  22. is in competition for [first]
  23. watch [footage, videos] of the competition
  24. spy on the competition
n as adj
  1. the competition [rules, guidelines, entrants]
  2. send your competition entry (to)
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