competitive constraints meaning, competitive constraints definition | English Cobuild dictionary




1    involving or determined by rivalry  
competitive sports     
2    sufficiently low in price or high in quality to be successful against commercial rivals  
3    relating to or characterized by an urge to compete  
a competitive personality     
  competitively      adv  
  competitiveness      n  

competitive exclusion  
      n     (Ecology)   the dominance of one species over another when both are competing for the same resources, etc.  
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competitive set: a group of other brands offering a similar product or service, to the same consumers
to be more sucsessful than others in a competitive situation.or to do things in advance to reach sucsess in a competition.
I jelous my friend she is always ahead of the game! That basketball tim was ahead of the game that is why they won!
something which controls what you do by keeping you within particular limits 制限[拘束、圧迫]する[される]こと、強制
Example: My parents don’t put any hard constraints on me. What I have to do is to do homework and go to sleep as early as possible. Other forms: constrain (verb)
something that limits your freedom to do what you want
[US] constraints on spending have forced the company to rethink its plans.
something that limits your freedom to so what you want.
I wish I could live without constrains because I want to have more time to do what I want.


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