Pronunciation: (vī), [key]
—v., vied, vy•ing.
to strive in competition or rivalry with another; contend for superiority: Swimmers from many nations were vying for the title.
1. Archaic.to put forward in competition or rivalry.
2. Obs.to stake in card playing.
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