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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not vying or contending.

Usage examples (25)
  • Verb (used without object), : to compete in a race; to compete in business
  • Mr. Buckmaster said he reveled in what he called “the ironies of unbranding, demonetizing and noncompeting.”
  • Five pairs of families were subjected to intrafamily and interfamily competition and compared with noncompeting controls.
  • Once again, a parody used to sell a noncompeting product generally has less legal risk than one used to sell competing products. for more
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