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English definition of “rival”

rival

verb [T]     /ˈraɪvəl/ (present participle mainly UK rivalling, past tense and past participle rivalled, present participle US rivaling, past tense and past participle rivaled)
to be good enough to compete with someone or something else: Australian wine can now rival the best from France.Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sport
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