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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: vying(0.01406 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to vying.
English → English (WordNet)
v : compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself
against others [syn: compete, contend]
See vie English → English (gcide)
Vie \Vie\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Vied; p. pr. & vb. n. Vying.]
[OE. vien, shortened fr. envien, OF. envier to invite, to
challenge, a word used in gambling, L. invitare to invite; of
uncertain origin. Cf. Invite, Envie.]
1. To stake a sum upon a hand of cards, as in the old game of
gleek. See Revie. [Obs.]
2. To strive for superiority; to contend; to use emulous
effort, as in a race, contest, or competition.
In a trading nation, the younger sons may be placed
in such a way of life as . . . to vie with the best
of their family. --Addison.
While Waterloo with Cann[ae]'s carnage vies.
a. & n. from Vie. -- Vy"ing*ly, adv.