rivalship

  • 1 Rivalship — Ri val*ship, n. Rivalry. [R.] B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 rivalship — index contest (competition) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 rivalship — noun Rivalry Where the competition is free, the rivalship of competitors, who are all endeavouring to justle one another out of employment, obliges every man to endeavour to execute his work with a certain degree of exactness …

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  • 4 rivalship — n. Rivalry …

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  • 5 rivalship — ri·val·ship …

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  • 6 rivalship — lˌship noun : rivalry …

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  • 7 Competition — Com pe*ti tion, n. [L. competition. See {Compete}.] The act of seeking, or endeavoring to gain, what another is endeavoring to gain at the same time; common strife for the same objects; strife for superiority; emulous contest; rivalry, as for… …

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  • 8 Jealous — Jeal ous, a. [OE. jalous, gelus, OF. jalous, F. jaloux, LL. zelosus zealous, fr. zelus emulation, zeal, jealousy, Gr. zh^los. See {Zeal}, and cf. {Zealous}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Zealous; solicitous; vigilant; anxiously watchful. [1913 Webster] I… …

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  • 9 Jealousies — Jealousy Jeal ous*y, n.; pl. {Jealousies}. [ F. jalousie. See {Jealous}, and cf. {Jalousie}.] The quality of being jealous; earnest concern or solicitude; painful apprehension of rivalship in cases directly affecting one s happiness; painful… …

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  • 10 Jealousy — Jeal ous*y, n.; pl. {Jealousies}. [ F. jalousie. See {Jealous}, and cf. {Jalousie}.] The quality of being jealous; earnest concern or solicitude; painful apprehension of rivalship in cases directly affecting one s happiness; painful suspicion of… …

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  • 17 contest — con·test 1 /kən test/ vt: to dispute or challenge through legal procedures contest a will con·test 2 / kän ˌtest/ n: a challenge brought through formal or legal procedures boundary controversies or other contest s between states Felix… …

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  • 18 justle — verb /dʒʌsəl/ To jostle. Where the competition is free, the rivalship of competitors, who are all endeavouring to justle one another out of employment, obliges every man to endeavour to execute his work with a certain degree of exactness …

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  • 19 competition — n. Rivalry, rivalship, emulation, contest, (for the same object) …

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  • 20 rivalry — n. Competition, emulation, rivalship, strife, contention …

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