Meaning of “vs” in the English Dictionary

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"vs." in American English

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abbreviation forversus

(Definition of “vs.” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"vs." in Business English

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also vs uk us abbreviation for versus

used when making a comparison between two things, ideas, or opinions:

The S&P hotel index has gained 40%, vs. a 13% rise for the S&P 500.

used to show that two people, groups, organizations, etc. oppose each other in a competition, legal disagreement, etc.:

The case is Gentry vs. Superior Court.

(Definition of “vs.” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)