Contend

• (v. i.) To strive in opposition; to contest; to dispute; to vie; to quarrel; to fight. • (v. i.) To strive in debate; to engage in discussion; to dispute; to argue. • (v. t.) To struggle for; to contest. • (v. i.) To struggle or exert one`s self to obtain or retain possession of, or to defend.
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contend

struggle verb be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; `the tribesmen fought each other`; `Siblings are always fighting`; `Militant groups are contending for control of the country`
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contend

[Verb] To compete for something.
Example: The main political groups are contending for power.
See also: contender
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Contend

Con·tend' intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Contended ; present participle & verbal noun Contending .] [ Old French contendre , Latin contendere , -tentum ; con- + tendere to strech. Se...
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Contend

Con·tend' transitive verb To struggle for; to contest. [ R.] « Carthage shall contend the world with Rome.Dryden.»
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contend

compete for something
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contend

compete for something
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contend

contend 1. To strive in combat or opposition; fight; struggle (to stretch out, to exert, to strive). 2. To strive in debate or in a controversy; to argue; to dispute. 3. To strive in competition; to compete; to vie for something. 4. To hold to a fact; to assert.
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contend

[v] - maintain or assert
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