Definisi 'contend'
English to English
verb
1 maintain or assert
Example:
• He contended that Communism had no future
source: wordnet30
2 have an argument about something
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3 to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation
Example:
• They contested the outcome of the race
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4 come to terms with
Example:
• We got by on just a gallon of gas
• They made do on half a loaf of bread every day
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5 compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
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6 be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight
Example:
• the tribesmen fought each other
• Siblings are always fighting
• Militant groups are contending for control of the country
source: wordnet30
7 To strive in opposition; to contest; to dispute; to vie; to quarrel; to fight.
source: webster1913
8 To struggle for; to contest.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
fight, battle, conflict, engagement, contention, drive back, fight off, rebuff, repel, repulse, differ, disagree, dissent, take issue, compete, claim, converse, discourse, oppose, act, stickle, spar, bicker, brabble, niggle, challenge, extemporize,

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