Synonyms of competition in English:

competition


See definition of competition

noun

1‘Stephanie came second in the competition’

SYNONYMS
contest, tournament, match, game, round, heat, fixture, event, meet, encounter
race
bout, fight, prize fight
quiz
trials, stakes
British clash

2‘I'm just not interested in competition’

SYNONYMS
rivalry, competitiveness, vying, contesting, opposition, contention, conflict, feuding, battling, fighting, struggling, strife, war
informal keeping up with the Joneses

3‘they upgraded their services to remain ahead of the competition’

SYNONYMS
opposition, opposing side, other side, other team, field, enemy, foe
challengers, opponents, rivals, opposers, adversaries, fellow contenders, fellow competitors
rare corrivals