Act of competing as for profit, goal, or prize; state or condition of being a rival. See also: sibling rivalry.

RIVALRY: "There was a huge amount of rivalry over the new position available at work."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RIVALRY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rivalry/ (accessed September 23, 2021).