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Spanish translation of “contend”


verb /kənˈtend/
(usually with with) to struggle against The fishing industry has to contend with several problems. (with that) (formal) to say or maintain (that) He contends that nuclear power could provide part of the solution to the country’s energy needs. contender noun a person who has entered a competition (for a title etc) She is a strong contender for the title. contention noun (formal) an opinion put forward It is her contention that the project will provide valuable research evidence. (formal) argument; disagreement. The effect of wind turbines on the environment is an area of contention. contentious /-ʃəs/ adjective (formal) quarrelsome a contentious issue.
(Definition of contend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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