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American English: /ˌkɑmpəˈtɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kɒmpɪˈtɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of competition in Spanish:


  • 1 uncountable 1.1 (competing) free competition (Econ)
    libre competencia
    fair/unfair competition
    competencia leal/desleal
    to be in competition with somebody/something
    competir con alguien/algo
    1.2 (opposition)
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    Example sentences
    • 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.
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