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challenge

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈtʃælɪndʒ/
DISAGREE B2 to express disagreement with ideas, rules, or someone's authority: The election results are being challenged.Arguing and disagreeing
INVITE to invite someone to compete in a game or fight: He challenged Smith to a fight.Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sport
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