Definition of rival


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • rival is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 8 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • rival is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 10 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of rival

  • be equal to in quality or ability (verb)

    Examples

    1. Nothing can rival cotton for durability

    Synonyms

    1. equal
    2. match
    3. touch

  • the contestant you hope to defeat (noun)

    Examples

    1. he had respect for his rivals

    Synonyms

    1. challenger
    2. competition
    3. competitor
    4. contender

  • be the rival of, be in competition with (verb)

    Examples

    1. we are rivaling for first place in the race

See definition of rival in Merriam Webster