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Noun (futsuumeishi)
competitor, rivalWettbewerber, Rivale, Konkurrent

ON: キョウ, ケイKUN: きそ.う, せ.る, くら.べる
emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race

ON: ソウKUN: あらそ.う, いか.でか
contend, dispute, argue

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

Example sentences
数年前、ある仕事を得るために面接を受けているときに、私はその職を求める競争者に紹介された。Parts: 数年 (すうねん), (まえ), 有る (ある), 仕事 (しごと), 得る (える), 為に (ために), 面接 (めんせつ), 受ける (うける), (とき), (わたし), 其の (その), (しょく), 求める (もとめる), 競争者 (きょうそうしゃ), 紹介 (しょうかい), 為れる (される)Several years ago, in the course of being interviewed for a job, I was introduced to a competitor for the position.

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