competitive competitive  /kəm ˈpɛ tə tɪv/


  1. (adj) involving competition or competitiveness
  2. (adj) subscribing to capitalistic competition
  3. (adj) showing a fighting disposition


  1. Competitive cheerleading coming to Scottsbluff

    Mary Ann Saucedo, cheerleading coach at Scottsbluff High School, is bringing competitive cheerleading to the Twin Cities.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Scottsbluff Star-Herald

  2. Competitive Technologies Shareholders Elected Directors at Annual Shareholder Meeting

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Competitive Technologies Inc. (OTCQX:CTTC) held its annual meeting of shareholders earlier today at the Norwalk Inn and Conference Center in Norwalk, Conn. CTTC's Chairman, Peter Brennan ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Competitive Technologies, Inc. Announces Presentation at American Urological Association

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Competitive Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX:CTTC) today announced an update regarding Xion Pharmaceuticals ("Xion"), a joint venture with CTTC formed in 2010 to advance the commercialization ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. He added: "These changes are crucial to drive future growth and realize the promise of being a global health care leader for the long term. While we believe these actions are necessary to support Merck's competitive advantage, they required...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Richard Clark Source: Scottish Daily Record

  2. "The main reason for my decision is to have more time to reinvent my skating," Weir said. "I want to create a new skating image for myself so that when I return to competitive skating, I can perform in a way that is both unique and inspiring....
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Johnny Weir Source: The Associated Press

  3. Joaquin Almunia, said antitrust chief, said in a speech that the EU investigation is still at an early stage but that officials were aware of the "importance of search to a competitive online marketplace."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Joaquin Almunia Source: Wall Street Journal (blog)

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