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competition 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌkämpəˈtiSHən/,
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competitions, plural;
  1. The activity or condition of competing
    • - there is fierce competition between banks
    • - at this conservatory, competition for admissions is stiff
  2. An event or contest in which people compete
    • - a beauty competition
  3. The action of participating in such an event or contest
    • - in the heat of competition
  4. The person or people with whom one is competing, esp. in a commercial or sporting arena; the opposition
    • - I walked around to check out the competition
  5. Interaction between organisms, populations, or species, in which birth, growth and death depend on gaining a share of a limited environmental resource


  1. a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers; "business competition can be fiendish at times"
  2. contest: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
  3. the act of competing as for profit or a prize; "the teams were in fierce contention for first place"
  4. rival: the contestant you hope to defeat; "he had respect for his rivals"; "he wanted to know what the competition was doing"
  5. compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  6. (competitive) involving competition or competitiveness; "competitive games"; "to improve one's competitive position"
  7. Competition is a contest between individuals, groups, nations, animals, etc. for territory, a niche, or a location of resources. It arises whenever two or more parties strive for a goal which cannot be shared. ...
  8. Competition is a 1915 short film directed by B. Reeves Eason and Tom Ricketts. It was Eason's directional debut.
  9. Competition is an interaction between organisms or species, in which the fitness of one is lowered by the presence of another. Limited supply of at least one resource (such as food, water, and territory) used by both is required. ...
  10. Competition in economics is a term that encompasses the notion of individuals and firms striving for a greater share of a market to sell or buy goods and services. ...
  11. "Competition" the fifth episode of the animated television series The Spectacular Spider-Man, which is based on the comic book character Spider-Man, created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. In it, Spider-Man must face the Sandman, a former petty thug who now can manipulate his sand body at will.
  12. This is a list of episodes of the Dilbert animated series in the order that they were aired.
  13. (compete) To contend emulously; to seek or strive for the same thing, position, or reward for which another is striving; to contend in rivalry, as for a prize or in business; as, tradesmen compete with one another
  14. (competitive) capable of competing successfully; of or pertaining to competition; inclined to compete; inhibiting the action of an enzyme by binding with it; cheap, especially used of quality products
  15. (Competitions) An event where squads come to test their skills against others and compete for 1st, 2nd or 3rd place finishes.
  16. (Competitions) 2013 World Cup, Carnegie Challenge Cup...
  17. (Competitions) Baskerville Shield · European Nations Cup · Mediterranean Cup · Pacific Cup · Pacific Rim Championship · The Ashes · Tri-Nations · World Club Challenge · World Cup · World Sevens · Tertiary Student Rugby League World Cup
  18. (Competitions) Encourage your members to post on your forum or blog by running a competition. Award a prize each month to someone who has made the best post on your forum, and each individual posting would be an additional entry into the prize draw. ...
  19. (Competitions) Started with "flying as long as possible" and spot landings. With increasing performance cross-country flying replaced them. Usually two to four waypoints have to be passed with a landing at a goal. ...
  20. (Competitions) Unlike ballroom dancing, tango is not generally danced competitively and there are no widely-recognised tango qualifications, either for performing or teaching. The one really important international tango competition is the Mundial de Tango. ...
  21. (Competitions) and Calendar. Ontario Region CMC, 1986-1989
  22. Compete is a web-based application that offers users and businesses web analytics and enables people to compare and contrast the statistics for different websites over time.
  23. (Compete) A web analytics company that, like Alexa, tracks and estimates the traffic levels of websites. They have a particular bias towards the U.S. market.
  24. (Compete) This is the behavior an animal will do to defend its territory
  25. (compete) to battle against another player