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contest

verb [T]  us   /kənˈtest/
to oppose esp. in argument: The campaign’s organizers hotly contest much of the criticism that has been leveled at them. To contest is also to claim that a particular action is not fair or is not legal: The lawyers may decide to contest the fine.
Translations of “contest”
in Arabic مُنافَسة, مُسابَقة…
in Korean 대회…
in Malaysian pertandingan…
in French compétition…
in Turkish yarışma, müsabaka…
in Italian concorso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 競賽, 比賽…
in Russian соревнование, состязание…
in Polish konkurs, rywalizacja…
in Vietnamese cuộc thi…
in Spanish competición (deporte), concurso, combate…
in Portuguese concurso…
in Thai การดิ้นรน, การแข่งขัน…
in German der Wettkampf…
in Catalan concurs…
in Japanese コンテスト…
in Indonesian pertandingan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竞赛, 比赛…
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