Definition of 'competitor'
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They are already adopting a predatory approach to law firm competitors. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Our competitors are already doing all this. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The two leading natural historians of the period were intellectual competitors representing rival views of natural history. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)In the same space of time their closest competitor won only one. INSIDE THE TORNADO: MARKETING STRATEGIES FROM SILICON VALLEY'S CUTTING EDGE (2001)There will be no limit on numbers in teams and competitors with disabilities can also take part. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He probably did not intend it but he moulded me into a fierce competitor and a winner. Times, Sunday Times (2006)One or two of our competitors were already working in the field. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were up against some tough competitors. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Foxes would also benefit from the removal of a fiercer and stronger competitor with the same diet. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Fierce competitor who has already made his presence felt. The Sun (2014)He is a tough competitor who was coming through the field. The Sun (2013)An emphasis on individual economic success can encourage us to see other people as competitors and potential threats. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is best used to compare a company with its competitors and to look at changes in the margin over time. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Are they competitors or team members? Christianity Today (2000)Unlike many of the destinations of its competitors, this one is hard to reach. Times, Sunday Times (2014)New bank competitors have struggled to get off the ground, not helped by the caution of regulators. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The ferocious competition for medals, records and honour has already sparked spats between tense competitors and rival nations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's a shame that we have lost to a main competitor and we could have dealt with the goal better. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Few firms can avoid competitors. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)The potential will vary considerably over time and between sectors, and can be influenced to some degree by the actions of firms and their competitors. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)Because if you don't, then maybe what music actually needs is a show where the competitors are people who already know how to sing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'competitor'
British English: competitor /kəmˈpɛtɪtə/ NOUN
company A company's competitors are other companies that sell similar kinds of goods or services.
The bank isn't doing as well as some of its competitors.
- American English: competitor
- Arabic: مُنافِس
- Brazilian Portuguese: concorrente
- Chinese: 竞争对手
- Croatian: konkurent
- Czech: konkurent
- Danish: konkurrent
- Dutch: concurrent
- European Spanish: competencia
- Finnish: kilpailija
- French: concurrent
- German: Konkurrent
- Greek: ανταγωνιστής
- Italian: concorrente
- Japanese: 競争者
- Korean: 경쟁자
- Norwegian: konkurrent
- Polish: konkurent
- European Portuguese: concorrente
- Romanian: concurența
- Russian: конкурент
- Spanish: contrincante
- Swedish: konkurrent
- Thai: ผู้แข่งขัน
- Turkish: yarışmacı
- Ukrainian: конкурент
- Vietnamese: đối thủ cạnh tranh
British English: competitor NOUN
in contest A competitor is a person who takes part in a competition or contest.
One of the oldest competitors won the individual silver medal.
Definition of competitor from the Collins English Dictionary
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