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Definition of Competition

Competition

  1. The act of seeking, or endeavoring to gain, what another is endeavoring to gain at the same time; common strife for the same objects; strife for superiority; emulous contest; rivalry, as for approbation, for a prize, or as where two or more persons are engaged in the same business and each seeking patronage; -- followed by for before the object sought, and with before the person or thing competed with.

Competition Quotations

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.
Indira Gandhi

Battle is the most magnificent competition in which a human being can indulge. It brings out all that is best; it removes all that is base. All men are afraid in battle. The coward is the one who lets his fear overcome his sense of duty. Duty is the essence of manhood.
George S. Patton

Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed - there's so little competition.
Elbert Hubbard

America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings.
Barack Obama

You have competition every day because you set such high standards for yourself that you have to go out every day and live up to that.
Michael Jordan
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Competition Translations

competition in Afrikaans is kompetisie, wedstryd
competition in Danish is konkurrence
competition in Dutch is wedijver
competition in French is concours, concurrence
competition in German is Konkurrenz, Wettbewerb, Wettbewerb
competition in Hungarian is verseny
competition in Italian is concorrenza
competition in Norwegian is konkurranse

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