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Meaning of “rivalry” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of rivalry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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rivalrynoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈrɑɪ·vəl·ri/
a ​serious and often ​continuingcompetition: [C] Jerusalem was the ​scene of more ​passions and rivalries than any other ​city on ​earth.
(Definition of rivalry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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rivalrynoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈraɪvəlri/ (plural rivalries)
a ​situation in which ​people, ​companies, ​products, etc. are ​competing with each other: rivalry between sb and sb There is considerable rivalry between ​banks and ​accountancyfirms when it comes to giving ​corporatefinancialadvice.rivalry for sth Company ​culture often ​pitsemployees against each other in ​terms of rivalry for ​promotion. The two ​companies have put old rivalries aside to ​combine their ​broadcast, ​transmission and ​interactiveoperations. privatecompaniesworking in rivalry with one another
(Definition of rivalry from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rivalry”
in Arabic مُنافَسة…
in Korean 경쟁…
in Portuguese rivalidade…
in Catalan rivalitat…
in Japanese 競争, ライバル意識…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相互较劲…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相互較勁…
in Italian concorrenza, rivalità…
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