from The Century Dictionary.

  • Acting or done in competition; rival: as, a competitory treatise.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Acting in competition; competing; rival.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective dated Acting in competition or rivalry.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective involving competition or competitiveness


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  • Shop around and get the most competitory rate available.

    All about credit cards

  • At the in Las Vegas on Thursday, Saint Nicholas Fox, manager of concern merchandise direction at, dismissed concerns about the competitory impact of program, which honors Live Search users with discounts on selected purchases.

    Money on the internet


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