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Definition of Rivalry

Rivalry

  1. The act of rivaling, or the state of being a rival; a competition.

Rivalry Quotations

There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah

I had true rivalries. Not only did I want to beat my opponent, but I didn't want to let him up, either. I had a rivalry with Mac, Lendl, Borg. Everybody knew there was tension between us, on court and off. That's what's really ingrained in my mind: 'This is real. This isn't a soft rivalry.' There were no hugs and kisses.
Jimmy Connors

Experience has shown how deeply the seeds of war are planted by economic rivalry and social injustice.
Harry S. Truman

One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possible. Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life, a community of thought, a rivalry of aim.
Henry Adams

The general fact is that the most effective way of utilizing human energy is through an organized rivalry, which by specialization and social control is, at the same time, organized co-operation.
Charles Horton Cooley
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Rivalry Translations

rivalry in Dutch is wedijver
rivalry in German is Wetteifer, Wettstreit
rivalry in Spanish is rivalidad