competition

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Synonyms for competition

a vying with others for victory or supremacy

a trial of skill or ability

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Synonyms for competition

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The growing competition among the bourgeois, and the resulting commercial crises, make the wages of the workers ever more fluctuating.
This organisation of the proletarians into a class, and consequently into a political party, is continually being upset again by the competition between the workers themselves.
Wage-labour rests exclusively on competition between the laborers.
An eager competition exists also between their respective convoys of supplies, which shall first reach its place of rendezvous.
A new species of strategy has sprung out of this hunting and trapping competition.
One and all you tell the same story,--the passing away of competition and the coming on of combination.
It is combination versus competition, a thousand centuries long struggle, in which competition has always been worsted.
But the trusts themselves arose out of competition," Mr.
While you diligently pursued that favorite phantom of yours, called profits, and moralized about that favorite fetich of yours, called competition, even greater and more direful things have been accomplished by combination.
As species of the same genus have usually, though by no means invariably, some similarity in habits and constitution, and always in structure, the struggle will generally be more severe between species of the same genus, when they come into competition with each other, than between species of distinct genera.
A corollary of the highest importance may be deduced from the foregoing remarks, namely, that the structure of every organic being is related, in the most essential yet often hidden manner, to that of all other organic beings, with which it comes into competition for food or residence, or from which it has to escape, or on which it preys.
Not until we reach the extreme confines of life, in the arctic regions or on the borders of an utter desert, will competition cease.
Hammerdown had the honour to offer for public competition that day it is not our purpose to make mention, save of one only, a little square piano, which came down from the upper regions of the house (the state grand piano having been disposed of previously); this the young lady tried with a rapid and skilful hand (making the officer blush and start again), and for it, when its turn came, her agent began to bid.
At last, when the competition had been prolonged for some time, the elephant captain and lady desisted from the race; and the hammer coming down, the auctioneer said:--"Mr.
But state sponsors must still raise money to fund future competitions and pay off the remaining $100,000 debt, Cobb said.
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