- 1 uncountable/no numerable 1.1 (competing) competencia (feminine) free competition (Econ) libre competencia fair/unfair competition competencia leal/desleal to be in competition with sb/sth competir* con algn/algo 1.2 (opposition) competencia (feminine)More example sentences
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- The company works ruthlessly to destroy any competition before the competition even gets a chance to mount a challenge in the marketplace.
- Just be careful that you don't pan to the left or right to check out the competition.
- Some, outside Scottish football, underestimate the competition.
- In prehistoric times, natural disasters and competition with other species were the main causes.
- Plant and animal competition is most marked on fertile soils of eutrophic forests and grasslands.
- In the present study, small individuals of this species died in competition with large ones in field trials.
- 2 countable/numerable (contest) concurso (m); (literary) certamen (m), concurso (m); [Sport/Deporte] competencia (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) , competición (feminine) (Spain/España) to enter a competition presentarse a un concurso or certamenMore example sentences
- All team competitions were a round robin affair with each team playing the other once.
- There are levels of hospitality appropriate for different competitions and events.
- We all go to Sydney's events and competitions so she has all the support she needs.
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