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Synonyms for competitive
kəmˈpɛt ɪ tɪvcom·pet·i·tive

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. competitiveadjective

    of or pertaining to competition


Princeton's WordNet2.3 / 4 votes

  1. competitive, competitoryadjective

    involving competition or competitiveness

    "competitive games"; "to improve one's competitive position"

    militant, free-enterprise(a), competitory, private-enterprise(a)

    accommodative, uncompetitive, noncompetitive, cooperative, socialist, unaggressive, monopolistic, nonaggressive, socialistic

  2. competitive, free-enterprise(a), private-enterprise(a)adjective

    subscribing to capitalistic competition

    cooperative, monopolistic, uncompetitive, nonaggressive, socialist, accommodative, noncompetitive, unaggressive, socialistic

  3. competitive, militantadjective

    showing a fighting disposition

    "highly competitive sales representative"; "militant in fighting for better wages for workers"; "his self-assertive and ubiquitous energy"

    militant, warlike, private-enterprise(a), hawkish, warring, war-ridden, competitory, free-enterprise(a), belligerent

    monopolistic, accommodative, cooperative, nonaggressive, noncompetitive, uncompetitive, unaggressive, socialistic, socialist

Dictionary of English Synonymes4.0 / 1 vote

  1. competitiveadjective

    competing, prompted by emulation

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  1. Chief Executive Michael O'Leary:

    I think it is something the big airlines could and should work together on because I think it makes no sense for third-party price comparison websites out there, if the airlines were competitive and had a competent digital offering. Those kind of websites shouldn't exist.

  2. Mike Sullivan:

    We felt as though, if we were a team that could play fast in every aspect of the game, that could be our competitive advantage on some of our opponents, i thought Jim Rutherford did a tremendous job in acquiring some guys along the way that enhanced that speed for us.

  3. David Levy:

    The streaming platforms have created a more competitive environment and we all need to deliver better.

  4. Merv Gray:

    The company are looking at cost reductions to be competitive.

  5. Daniel Pearlstein:

    The medical marijuana industry in Canada is in a state of competitive capitalism, everyone is elbowing for a position, but everyone needs everyone else to succeed up to the point where supply and demand reach an equilibrium, and then the players can start battling it out.

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