Italian - English

English translation of 'competere'



intransitive verb

  1. (gareggiare) to compete, vie
  2. (law)
    competere a to lie with, come under the jurisdiction of, lie within the competence of (spettare)
    1. (compito) to lie with
    2. (denaro) to be due to
    non mi compete it's not my responsibility
    avrai ciò che ti compete you'll have what is due to you

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British English: vie VERB
If one person or thing is vying with another for something, the people or things are competing for it.
It is vying with other companies to capture a piece of the growing communications market.


Translation of competere from the Collins Italian to English
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