compete in

compete in (something)

To participate in a competition. Who is competing in this heat?
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compete in something

to enter into a competition. I do not want to compete in that contest. Ann looked forward to competing in the race.
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Customers who compete in the 'Word Boggle' (a fun word search game) challenge running from August 22 to September 7, will enter a draw to win prizes including notebooks, tablets, smart phones, printers, hard drive, headphones and gift vouchers from Samsung and Plug Ins along with a certificate.
INS officials have also signaled an intent to compete in the insurance market throughout Central America and plan to enter the Nicaraguan market first.
Additionally, athletes should be permitted to compete in championship tournaments only in the weight class they have competed for most of the events that year.