Definitions For Compete


  • Compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  • To try to get or win something (such as a prize or reward) that someone else is also trying to win : to try to be better or more successful than someone or something else
  • To try to be noticed, accepted, or chosen over something else

Is Compete a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Compete is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Compete in a Sentence

  • Thousands of applicants are competing for the same job.
  • She competed against students from around the country.
  • We are competing with companies that are twice our size.

Synonyms for Compete

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