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contender

noun [C] uk   /kənˈten.dər/ us    /-dɚ/
someone who competes with other people to try to win something: Now aged 42, he is no longer considered a serious contender for the title.
Translations of “contender”
in Chinese (Traditional) 競爭者, 爭奪者…
in Russian претендент…
in Turkish yarışmacı, müsabık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竞争者, 争夺者…
in Polish kandydat/ka, pretendent/ka…
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