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vie

verb [I] uk   /vaɪ/ ( present participle vying, past tense and past participle vied) us  
to compete with other people to achieve or get something: Six candidates are currently vying for the Democratic presidential nomination. The two older children tend to vie with the younger one for their mother's attention. [+ to infinitive] The two groups of scientists are vying to get funding for their research projects.
Translations of “vie”
in Spanish competir, rivalizar…
in French rivaliser…
in German wetteifern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 競爭, 爭奪…
in Russian соперничать, состязаться…
in Turkish yarışmak, rekâbet etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竞争, 争夺…
in Polish rywalizować…
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