Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
競争 JLPT 4
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    competition; contest
    Example sentence
    明日マイル競争行われる予定です There's going to be a three-mile race tomorrow.
  • Parts of speech
    noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    to compete
    Example sentence
    彼女大食い競争一番になった。 She got first prize in the eating contest.

Examples of 競争, きょうそう in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


20 strokes

emulate, compete with, bid, sell at auction, bout, contest, race

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6 strokes

contend, dispute, argue

On'Yomi: ソウ

Kun'Yomi: あらそ.う, いか.でか

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