sibling rivalry


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sibling rivalry

[′sib·liŋ ′rī·vəl·rē]
(psychology)
Competition between siblings for parental love, or for some other recognition.
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Sexual obsession, jealousy, sibling rivalry and a quest for revenge add to the tension.
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When parents are perceived to play favorites, whether or not they mean to do so, sibling rivalry worsens.
I always put it down to childish sibling rivalry and the fact they have very different personalities.
A recent study revealed the chief cause of sibling rivalry is having more than one child.
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EVER SINCE Tom picked up a badminton racket at the age of six, there has been a healthy sibling rivalry in the Wolfenden household.
There are quite a few disastrous twists and turns in this well-written fantasy that explodes with sibling rivalry. Cat and his older sister Gwendolen are orphaned and sent to live in Chrestomani's castle.
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That was just sibling rivalry)," the older Estrada told the Inquirer in an interview at his Polk Street residence in San Juan.
But sibling rivalry is spicing up a fight for the Labour leadership that's finally looking tasty.
IT will be a real case of sibling rivalry when a pop wannabe from Kingshurst takes the stage in this year's Cop Stars competition.