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Spanish translation of 'vie'

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[vaɪ ]
intransitive verb
to vie for sth disputarse algo
to vie with sb competir con algnrivalizar con algn
to vie with sb for sth disputar algo a algncompetir con algn por algo

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Example Sentences Including 'vie'

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The number of recent releases vying for places near the summit is a surprise.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The three of us are vying for a place and keeping each other on our toes.
The Sun (2014)
Down by the harbour, the chip shops vie for attention.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There are now at least half a dozen deluxe retreats vying for the attention of the five-star crowd.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There's a raft of new brushes vying to become your new best beauty friend.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
A coach often has two players vying for one position and would wish that he could piece them together.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
A variety of new and old approaches to planning now vie with one another.
Brindley,Tim & Rydin, Yvonne & Stoker, Gerry Remaking Planning: the politics of urban change in the Thatcher years (1989)
He is also vying to become the first cyclist to win the Tour and Olympic gold in the same year.
The Sun (2012)
I spent my childhood in one and we vied to see who slept over the steering wheel.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Now there are too many plots vying for attention, and none of them are that gripping.
The Sun (2006)
She told those vying to become the new Labour leader to do the same.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Technology experts say there are three new technologies vying for a place on the airwaves.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The move by the Spanish investors means there are now three groups vying for control of Iberia.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The three leaders vied to outdo one another with outrage over the expenses scandal.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
There are a lot of other things that vie for their attention on a college campus.
Christianity Today (2000)

Trends of 'vie'

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'vie' in Other Languages

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.


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