to compete with someone or with a company
to try to do better than another person or another company
ExamplesWe have to compete with cheap imports from the Far East. • They were competing unsuccessfully with local companies on their home territory.
the two companies are competing for a market share or for a contract
each company is trying to win a larger part of the market, trying to win the contract

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