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  Words related to contest

Related / Similar Words: competition, contend, repugn

 

Definition:
  • a struggle between rivals;
  • an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants;
  • to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race";

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    Hyponyms: battle of wits, bidding contest, popularity contest, game, athletic contest, athletic competition, athletics, chicken, cliffhanger, dogfight, race, tournament, tourney, playoff, series, field trial, match, spelling bee, spelldown, spelling contest, trial, challenge, dispute, gainsay

     

    Derivational Morphology: contend, repugn, incompatibility, mutual exclusiveness, inconsistency, repugnance, controversy, contention, contestation, disputation, disceptation, tilt, argument, arguing, contestee, contester

     

    Anagrams: consent

     

     
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