Part of speech:
To be or act in contention or conflict with:
To harmonize with another:
Struggle is defined as to do something with difficulty.
To come to terms with; to overcome any difficulties presented by.
To cause to compete in a race:
(Sports) To defend against (a shot), as in basketball.
To cause (a boxer or other contestant) to fight in a match.
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 engage in a combat or struggle; fight:
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 equal in some way; be a match for
To imitate (a person or thing admired)
To have an interest in or approve of something.
Alternative form of throw one's hat in the ring.
Strained for effect
The definition of competitive is relating to a situation for a win, or having a strong desire to win or to be the best.
(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
Challenge means to stop someone and ask for their identification.
To bring (something) into opposition with something else.
To be antagonistic, incompatible, or contradictory; be in opposition; clash
Find another word for compete. In this page you can discover 65 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for compete, like: oppose, match, become a competitor, enter into competition, strive, struggle, cope-with, be in the running, enter the rolls, enter the lists and run for.