Bedeutung von “contend” — Learner’s Dictionary

contend

verb us uk /kənˈtend/
SAY [ T ] formal

to say that something is true:

[ + (that) ] His lawyers contend that he is telling the truth.
COMPETE [ I ]

to compete with someone to try to win something:

one of the groups contending for power

(Definition von “contend” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)