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verb [intransitive] vie pronunciation in British English /vaɪ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlevying
past tensevied
past participlevied
  1. to compete with other people for something that is difficult to get

    Five players are still vying for the last position on the team.

    Law firms vie with each other to hire the best students.


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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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