compete with (someone or something)

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compete with (someone or something)

To work or put forth effort against someone or something. How many people am I competing with for this job? Instead of competing with the loud music out here, let's go inside and talk.
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compete with someone or something

to contend against someone, something, or a group; to play in a competition against someone, something, or a group. I can't compete with all this noise. We always compete closely with our crosstown rivals, Adams High School.
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Dyche said: "I would be surprised if Newcastle can't compete with us on a financial basis.
THE Government have announced a PS60million children's TV fund to help homegrown shows compete with US imports.
We can be "different" and profitable and no direct writer could compete with us.
Stephen Clark, TransCanada's senior vice president for Canadian natural gas pipelines, said cheaper tolls are crucial if companies in areas like the Montney and Duvernay shale plays are to compete with US gas producers in eastern markets.
No one can compete with us in our keenness on Saudi Arabia and Gulf countries.
The system is ending to allow European producers to compete with US and Australian farmers targeting the burgeoning markets of countries such as China and Korea.
While we have respect for Cisco as a fierce competitor and the dominant player in the market, we are disappointed that they have to resort to litigation rather than simply compete with us in products," revealed the email of Arista.
after it was reported that Saudi Arabia cut its selling price to the US possibly in a bid to compete with US shale oil,'' Singapore's United Overseas Bank said in a commentary.
Now they know that it's going to be a slow build-up and they're going to have to compete with us footballwise.
If the alternative OS did emerge, it would compete with US
By acquiring Diana Viet Nam, Unicharm hopes to expand its local presence and compete with US rival Kimberly-Clark Co.
14 February 2011 - French directory publishing group PagesJaunes (EPA:PAJ) and publishing group Spir Communication (EPA:SPI) seek to compete with US deal-of-the-day website Groupon, which already operates on the French market, daily Les Echos reported on Monday.
He said: "Of all the countries that compete with us, we are alone in cutting back on investment in higher education.
lt;p>An Apple spokesman could not be reached for comment Tuesday morning, but when it filed the countersuit Apple general counsel Bruce Sewell said: "Other companies must compete with us by inventing their own technologies, not just by stealing ours.
Apple General Counsel Bruce Sewell said, "Other companies must compete with us by inventing their own technologies, not just by stealing ours.