competitively competitively  /kəm ˈpɛ tɪ tɪv li/


  • (adv) in competition


  1. Winning with hard work

    Ken Hitchcock didn't play hockey at a high level, and he's won a Stanley Cup. Roger Nielson didn't play competitively at all, and he's regarded as a one of the greatest hockey coaches of all time, an innovator in things like using video to break down games.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

  2. NIEHS-NCATS-UNC DREAM Toxicogenetics Challenge Opens Today

    SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Challenges engage diverse communities to competitively solve a problem by placing scientific data, tools and predictive models into an open Commons – in effect, “crowdsourcing” data analysis.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. Zach Johnson takes his latest crack at solving his U.S. Open struggles

    Zach Johnson introduced himself to Merion, another of America's great golf courses, over the weekend. He'll play it for the first time competitively in Thursday's first round of the U.S. Open. Complete pro golf coverage: Stats, schedules and more Zach Johnson talks about his "humbling" 2013 Johnson player page: Results, bio and earnings Photo gallery: Zach Johnson in 2013
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register


  1. "It was really good that I played here, cause I made some mistakes during these first two rounds that you just can't do competitively," Mickelson said. "Stuff like that, I needed to get out of my system after a couple of weeks off. It doesn't...
    on Apr 4, 2009 By: Phil Mickelson Source: USA Today

  2. "This is pretty special," Stricker said Tuesday. "This year meant a lot just to prove I could play competitively again."
    on Dec 12, 2006 By: Steve Stricker Source:

  3. "I know that the insurance industry won't like the idea that they'll have to bid competitively to continue offering Medicare coverage," Obama said, "but that's how we'll help preserve and protect Medicare and lower health care costs for...
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Consumer reports

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repudiate repudiate
/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /