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Engelsk navneord: rival

1. rival (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, competition, competitor, contender


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


Engelsk udsagnsord: rival

1. rival (om tilstand) be equal to in quality or ability


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNothing can rival cotton for durability.
Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues.
Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)equal, match, touch


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercompete, contend, vie


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningequal, equalise, equalize, equate, match

2. rival (om konkurrence) be the rival of, be in competition with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe are rivaling for first place in the race.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercompete, contend, vie


Mere specifikke termeroutrival, outvie









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