Part of speech:
To be or act in contention or conflict with:
Challenge means to stop someone and ask for their identification.
To harmonize with another:
(Sports) To defend against (a shot), as in basketball.
To cause (a boxer or other contestant) to fight in a match.
An interbreeding, usually geographically isolated population of organisms differing from other populations of the same species in the frequency of hereditary traits. A race that has been given formal taxonomic recognition is known as a subspecies.
To try, often by imitating or copying, to equal or surpass
To be the equal of; match:
To strive for victory or superiority; contend.
Struggle is defined as to do something with difficulty.
To come to terms with; to overcome any difficulties presented by.
To struggle roughly; scuffle.
To engage in a personal combat or competition.
To engage in or as if in battle.
The definition of spar is to become involved in an argument, or to go through the motions of fighting or boxing for practice and training without actually engaging in a match.
To deal in stolen goods
To come together with violent, direct impact.
To seek to win or attain something; strive.
To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
To meet with; face (difficulties, trouble, etc.)
To put (a player) at a position in a sport or in a game:
Grapple is defined as to struggle with something or someone.
The definition of jockey is to ride a horse in a race, or to change position to get an advantage.
To have an interest in or approve of something.
Alternative form of throw one's hat in the ring.
Strained for effect
(Economics, of a good) which can be consumed by no more than one person at the same time
The definition of a rivalry is a competition or contest.
The prize or prizes won in such a lottery
To bring (something) into opposition with something else.
To be antagonistic, incompatible, or contradictory; be in opposition; clash
To engage in a combat or struggle; fight:
The definition of competitive is relating to a situation for a win, or having a strong desire to win or to be the best.
Find another word for compete. In this page you can discover 69 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for compete, like: enter the rolls, become a competitor, participate in, oppose, seek the same prize, challenge, match, contest, fight, race and emulate.