competition competition  /ˌkɑm pə ˈtɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers
  2. (n) an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
  3. (n) the act of competing as for profit or a prize
  4. (n) the contestant you hope to defeat

News

  1. Strongest Warrior Competition set for Saturday in Watertown, N.Y.

    After a successful debut last year, the Strongest Warrior Competition will make its return to Watertown this weekend in what organizers hope will again live up to its name and prove to be an even bigger and better event.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Parking competition grows with work in downtown Edmond

    Competition for parking spots is good and bad thing, merchants say
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Oklahoman

  3. World Piano Competition: The competitors

    Cincinnati’s revived World Piano Competition has announced that 24 pianists will descend on Cincinnati for the event, July 8-13 at CCM. Here is a link to the blog that has schedules, names and links to bios of each pianist. The competition will take place at CCM, an all-Steinway school, and the Finals will be accompanied ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

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Quotes

  1. In a statement at the time, Apple's chief executive Steve Jobs said: "We can sit by and watch competitors steal our patented inventions, or we can do something about it. We think competition is healthy, but competitors should create their own...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Steve Jobs Source: BBC News

  2. "This episode represents a calculated and deliberate attempt to avoid longstanding rules designed to encourage fair play and promote honest competition on the playing field," Goodell wrote.
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: Roger Goodell Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "If Sao Paulo wants to host the opening game or the competition as a whole, the deadline is getting close," Teixeira told reporters. "Cape Town built its stadium in two-and-a-half years, so we are dangerously close to the limit."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Teixeira Source: Reuters Africa

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