Engelsk ordbog

Info: Dette websted er baseret på WordNet fra Princeton University.

Engelsk navneord: competition

1. competition a business relation in which two parties compete to gain customers

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBusiness competition can be fiendish at times.

Mindre specifikke termerbusiness relation

Mere specifikke termerprice competition, price war

2. competition (om begivenhed) an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contest

Mindre specifikke termersocial event

Mere specifikke termerathletic competition, athletic contest, athletics, bout, championship, chicken, cliffhanger, dogfight, field trial, game, match, playoff, race, race, series, spelldown, spelling bee, spelling contest, tournament, tournament, tourney, trial

3. competition (om handling) the act of competing as for profit or a prize

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe teams were in fierce contention for first place.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)contention, rivalry

Mindre specifikke termergroup action

Mere specifikke termercontest

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)cooperation

4. competition (om person) the contestant you hope to defeat

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had respect for his rivals.
He wanted to know what the competition was doing.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)challenger, competitor, contender, rival

Mindre specifikke termercontestant

Mere specifikke termerchamp, champion, comer, enemy, favorite, favourite, finalist, foe, front-runner, king, queen, runner-up, scratch, second best, semifinalist, street fighter, tier, tilter, title-holder, world-beater

Baseret på WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Teknik og design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. Dansk bearbejdning: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk