Definitions For Rival


  • The contestant you hope to defeat
  • A person or thing that tries to defeat or be more successful than another
  • Something or someone that is as good or almost as good as another person or thing


  • Be the rival of, be in competition with
  • Be equal to in quality or ability
  • To be as good or almost as good as (someone or something)

Is Rival 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 Rival is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Rival in a Sentence

  • The teams have been longtime rivals.
  • The men are romantic rivals for her affection.
  • The company manufactures paper that rivals the world's best.
  • The new museum will rival the largest in the world.

Synonyms for Rival

Antonyms for Rival

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