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1. Eager or ambitious to equal or surpass another.
2. Characterized or prompted by a spirit of rivalry.
3. Obsolete Covetous of power or honor; envious.
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|Adv.||1.||emulously - in a competitively imitative manner; "she emulously tried to outdo her older sister"|
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