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1 : An approach.

2 : The person or thing arriving or which has arrived; as, news brought by the last arrival.

3 : The attainment or reaching of any object, by effort, or in natural course; as, our arrival at this conclusion was wholly unexpected.

4 : The act of arriving, or coming; the act of reaching a place from a distance, whether by water (as in its original sense) or by land.

5 : To rival; to pretend to equal.

6 : A rival; a corrival.

7 : Alt. of Corivalship

8 : Joint rivalry.

9 : To compete with; to rival.

10 : Having rivaling claims; emulous; in rivalry.

11 : A fellow rival; a competitor; a rival; also, a companion.

12 : Corivalry.

13 : Corivalry.

14 : Derivation.

15 : Failure to arrive.

16 : To surpass in a rivalry.

17 : The quality or state of being quadrivalent; tetravalence.

18 : Having a valence of four; capable of combining with, being replaced by, or compared with, four monad atoms; tetravalent; -- said of certain atoms and radicals; thus, carbon and silicon are quadrivalent elements.

19 : A door, shutter, or the like, having four folds.

20 : Dehiscent into four similar parts; four-valved; as, a quadrivalve pericarp.

21 : Having four valves; quadrivalve.

22 : Having the same pretensions or claims; standing in competition for superiority; as, rival lovers; rival claims or pretensions.

23 : One who is in pursuit of the same object as another; one striving to reach or obtain something which another is attempting to obtain, and which one only can posses; a competitor; as, rivals in love; rivals for a crown.

24 : A person having a common right or privilege with another; a partner.

25 : To be in rivalry.

26 : To strive to equal or exel; to emulate.

27 : To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love.

28 : of Rival

29 : A female rival.

30 : of Rival

31 : Equality, as of right or rank.

32 : Rivalry; competition.

33 : of Rival

34 : of Rival

35 : of Rivalry

36 : The act of rivaling, or the state of being a rival; a competition.

37 : Rivalry.

38 : Shrievalty.

39 : The quality or state of being trivalent.

40 : Having a valence of three; capable of being combined with, substituted for, or compared with, three atoms of hydrogen; -- said of triad atoms or radicals; thus, nitrogen is trivalent in ammonia.

41 : Anything having three valves, especially a shell.

42 : Having three valves; three-valved.

43 : Having no rival; without a competitor; peerless.

(43) words is found which contain rival in our database

For rival word found data is following....

1 : Arrival

n.

An approach.

2 : Arrival

n.

The person or thing arriving or which has arrived; as, news brought by the last arrival.

3 : Arrival

n.

The attainment or reaching of any object, by effort, or in natural course; as, our arrival at this conclusion was wholly unexpected.

4 : Arrival

n.

The act of arriving, or coming; the act of reaching a place from a distance, whether by water (as in its original sense) or by land.

5 : Corival

v. t.

To rival; to pretend to equal.

6 : Corival

n.

A rival; a corrival.

7 : Corivalry

n.

Alt. of Corivalship

8 : Corivalship

n.

Joint rivalry.

9 : Corrival

v. i. & t.

To compete with; to rival.

10 : Corrival

a.

Having rivaling claims; emulous; in rivalry.

11 : Corrival

n.

A fellow rival; a competitor; a rival; also, a companion.

12 : Corrivalry

n.

Corivalry.

13 : Corrivalship

n.

Corivalry.

14 : Derival

n.

Derivation.

15 : Nonarrival

n.

Failure to arrive.

16 : Outrival

v. t.

To surpass in a rivalry.

17 : Quadrivalence

n.

The quality or state of being quadrivalent; tetravalence.

18 : Quadrivalent

a.

Having a valence of four; capable of combining with, being replaced by, or compared with, four monad atoms; tetravalent; -- said of certain atoms and radicals; thus, carbon and silicon are quadrivalent elements.

19 : Quadrivalve

n.

A door, shutter, or the like, having four folds.

20 : Quadrivalve

a.

Dehiscent into four similar parts; four-valved; as, a quadrivalve pericarp.

21 : Quadrivalvular

a.

Having four valves; quadrivalve.

22 : Rival

a.

Having the same pretensions or claims; standing in competition for superiority; as, rival lovers; rival claims or pretensions.

23 : Rival

n.

One who is in pursuit of the same object as another; one striving to reach or obtain something which another is attempting to obtain, and which one only can posses; a competitor; as, rivals in love; rivals for a crown.

24 : Rival

n.

A person having a common right or privilege with another; a partner.

25 : Rival

v. i.

To be in rivalry.

26 : Rival

v. t.

To strive to equal or exel; to emulate.

27 : Rival

v. t.

To stand in competition with; to strive to gain some object in opposition to; as, to rival one in love.

28 : Rivaled

imp. & p. p.

of Rival

29 : Rivaless

n.

A female rival.

30 : Rivaling

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Rival

31 : Rivality

n.

Equality, as of right or rank.

32 : Rivality

n.

Rivalry; competition.

33 : Rivalled

of Rival

34 : Rivalling

of Rival

35 : Rivalries

pl.

of Rivalry

36 : Rivalry

n.

The act of rivaling, or the state of being a rival; a competition.

37 : Rivalship

n.

Rivalry.

38 : Shrivalty

n.

Shrievalty.

39 : Trivalence

n.

The quality or state of being trivalent.

40 : Trivalent

a.

Having a valence of three; capable of being combined with, substituted for, or compared with, three atoms of hydrogen; -- said of triad atoms or radicals; thus, nitrogen is trivalent in ammonia.

41 : Trivalve

n.

Anything having three valves, especially a shell.

42 : Trivalvular

a.

Having three valves; three-valved.

43 : Unrivaled

a.

Having no rival; without a competitor; peerless.

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This word rival uses 5 unique characters: A I L R V

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From Wikipedia

A rivalry is the opposition between two competing parties (rivals). Someone's main rival is called an archrival. The words rivalry, rival and arch rival may also refer to:

From Wiktionary

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Noun
      • 1.3.1 Derived terms
      • 1.3.2 Translations
    • 1.4 Adjective
    • 1.5 Verb
      • 1.5.1 Translations
    • 1.6 Anagrams
  • 2 Catalan
    • 2.1 Adjective
      • 2.1.1 Derived terms
      • 2.1.2 Related terms
    • 2.2 Noun
      • 2.2.1 Further reading
  • 3 French
    • 3.1 Etymology
    • 3.2 Pronunciation
    • 3.3 Adjective
    • 3.4 Noun
    • 3.5 Further reading
    • 3.6 Anagrams
  • 4 German
    • 4.1 Pronunciation
    • 4.2 Adjective
      • 4.2.1 Declension
  • 5 Norwegian Bokmål
    • 5.1 Etymology
    • 5.2 Noun
      • 5.2.1 Derived terms
    • 5.3 References
  • 6 Norwegian Nynorsk
    • 6.1 Etymology
    • 6.2 Noun
      • 6.2.1 Derived terms
    • 6.3 References
  • 7 Portuguese
    • 7.1 Noun
      • 7.1.1 Synonyms
    • 7.2 Adjective
      • 7.2.1 Related terms
  • 8 Serbo-Croatian
    • 8.1 Pronunciation
    • 8.2 Noun
      • 8.2.1 Declension
  • 9 Spanish
    • 9.1 Adjective
    • 9.2 Noun
      • 9.2.1 Synonyms
    • 9.3 Related terms

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rīvālis (literally person using the same stream as another), from rīvus (small stream, brook).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹaɪvəl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪvəl

Noun[edit]

rival (plural rivals)

  1. A competitor (person, team, company, etc.) with the same goal as another, or striving to attain the same thing. Defeating a rival may be a primary or necessary goal of a competitor.
    • 2013 June 21, Oliver Burkeman, “The tao of tech”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 2, page 27:
      The dirty secret of the internet is that all this distraction and interruption is immensely profitable. Web companies like to boast about […], or offering services that let you [] "share the things you love with the world" and so on. But the real way to build a successful online business is to be better than your rivals at undermining people's control of their own attention.
    Chris is my biggest rival in the 400-metre race.
  2. Someone or something with similar claims of quality or distinction as another.
    As a social historian, he has no rival.
  3. (obsolete) One having a common right or privilege with another; a partner.
    • William Shakespeare
      If you do meet Horatio and Marcellus, / The rivals of my watch, bid them make haste.

Derived terms[edit]

  • rivalry
  • archrival, arch-rival

Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rival (not comparable)

  1. Having the same pretensions or claims; standing in competition for superiority.
    rival lovers; rival claims or pretensions
    • Macaulay
      The strenuous conflicts and alternate victories of two rival confederacies of statesmen.

Verb[edit]

rival (third-person singular simple present rivals, present participle rivalling or rivaling, simple past and past participle rivalled or rivaled)

  1. (transitive) To oppose or compete with.
    to rival somebody in love
  2. To be equal to or to surpass another.
    • 1963, Margery Allingham, chapter 1, in The China Governess[1]:
      The original family who had begun to build a palace to rival Nonesuch had died out before they had put up little more than the gateway, […].
  3. To strive to equal or excel; to emulate.
    • Dryden
      to rival thunder in its rapid course

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

  • Avril, arvil, viral

Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rival (masculine and feminine plural rivals)

  1. rival

Derived terms[edit]

  • rivalitzar

Related terms[edit]

  • rivalitat

Noun[edit]

rival m, f (plural rivals)

  1. rival

Further reading[edit]

  • “rival” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin rīvālis, literally ‘person using the same stream as another’, from rīvus (small stream, brook). Unrelated to rive.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁi.val/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

rival (feminine singular rivale, masculine plural rivaux, feminine plural rivales)

  1. rival (attributively)

Noun[edit]

rival m (plural rivaux, feminine rivale)

  1. rival

Further reading[edit]

  • “rival” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams[edit]

  • avril, livra, viral

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ʀiˈvaːl]
  • Hyphenation: ri‧val

Adjective[edit]

rival (not comparable)

  1. (economics, of a good) rivalrous
    • 2012, Michael Goldhammer, Geistiges Eigentum und Eigentumstheorie, Mohr Siebeck, page 196:
      Als zweites Argument gegen die Möglichkeit von geistigem Eigentum wird häufig vorgebracht, dass immaterielle Güter ihrer Natur nach nicht rival seien […]
      As a second argument against the possibility of intellectual property, it is often brought forward that immaterial goods are not rivalrous by nature

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rivalis, via French rival

Noun[edit]

rival m (definite singular rivalen, indefinite plural rivaler, definite plural rivalene)

  1. a rival

Derived terms[edit]

  • erkerival

References[edit]

  • “rival” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rivalis, via French rival

Noun[edit]

rival m (definite singular rivalen, indefinite plural rivalar, definite plural rivalane)

  1. a rival

Derived terms[edit]

  • erkerival

References[edit]

  • “rival” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

rival m f (plural rivais)

  1. rival (competitor with the same objective)

Synonyms[edit]

  • adversário, oponente

Adjective[edit]

rival m, f (plural rivais, comparable)

  1. rival (standing in competition)

Related terms[edit]

  • rio

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rǐʋaːl/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧val

Noun[edit]

rìvāl m (Cyrillic spelling рѝва̄л)

  1. rival, adversary

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rival (plural rivales)

  1. adverse, rival

Noun[edit]

rival m, f (plural rivales)

  1. rival

Synonyms[edit]

  • adversario
  • antagonista
  • competidor
  • contrario
  • oponente

Related terms[edit]

  • rivalidad
  • rivalizar