Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Striving; struggling in opposition; debating.
  • Clashing; opposing; conflicting; rival: as, contending claims or interests.

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  • verb Present participle of contend.

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Examples

  • The trading deadline has arrived, with just over twenty-four hours left, and the Cavaliers reportedly are the first of the title contending teams to make a major move.

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  • The trading deadline has arrived, with just over twenty-four hours left, and the Cavaliers reportedly are the first of the title contending teams to make a major move.

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  • The trading deadline has arrived, with just over twenty-four hours left, and the Cavaliers reportedly are the first of the title contending teams to make a major move.

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  • The trading deadline has arrived, with just over twenty-four hours left, and the Cavaliers reportedly are the first of the title contending teams to make a major move.

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  • Ever since catching some heat for their narrow win over Oklahoma, the Longhorns have begun to look like the title contending team they were expected to be.

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  • Sharks hoped his title contending team wouldn't go on to rue another missed bonus point with their rusty performance which came after the bye week.

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  • Sharks hoped his title contending team wouldn't go on to rue another missed bonus point with their rusty performance which came after the bye week.

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  • The title contending college football teams have arrived in South Florida.

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  • Perhaps surprisingly, Jerry Stackhouse did not make being on a title contending team his priority as he makes the slow treck to NBA's elephant burial grounds for older players.

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  • Perhaps surprisingly, Jerry Stackhouse did not make being on a title contending team his priority as he makes the slow treck to NBA's elephant burial grounds for older players.

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