What does vie mean? Read below for the definition.
Quick vocab quiz for the word vie
First, before you read about the word vie, try this quick vocab quiz:
vie most nearly means
(A) fail (B) contend (C) dissimilate (D) use (E) peruse
Write your answer down, or just store it in that razor-sharp mind of yours. (If you can’t wait, the answer is below.)
Now let’s learn about the word vie.
Part of Speech of vie
vie is a VERB.
Here’s how to pronounce vie:
Definition of vie
vie means: compete for victory or superiority with (Ex: to vie for first place). contend; compete.
Explain more about vie, please
vie is a relatively easy word–it simply means compete or compete for. That’s really all there is to it. So, you can vie for victory, you can vie with a competitor to win, you can vie for the championship, etc.
Example of vie
Here’s the word vie used in a sentence:
While little Johnny was vying for the attention of little Susie, little Susie’s thoughts were occupied with daydreams of a life with little Julie.
If you’ve read this far, you’re a great student and will learn vocabulary quickly. You may now check your answer. :)