RIVALRY By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 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." Related Psychology Terms BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH BACKTRACK SEARCH BREADTH-FIRST SEARCH PARENT-OFFSPRING CONFLICT PERCEPTUAL RIVALRY CONSUMER PSYCHOLOGY AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SEX EDUCATORS, COUN TRANSITIONAL PROBABILITY METACRITERION CAPITALISM Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RIVALRY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rivalry/ (accessed January 24, 2021).