emulous emulous

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) characterized by or arising from emulation or imitation
  2. (adj) eager to surpass others

Usage(s):

  • Citation: "Cultivator of the gardens of the mind, himself the very bud and bloom of humanistic learning, he follows Socrates in having taken as his modus operandi the emulous .
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/æm ˈbɪ və lənt /