Translation of "contend" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /kənˈtend/ us
SAY [ T ] formal

to say that something is true

ileri sürmek, iddia etmek
[ + (that) ] His lawyers contend that he is telling the truth.

to compete with someone to try to win something

yarışmak, çekişmek, mücadele etmek, rekâbet halinde olmak
one of the groups contending for power

(Translation of “contend” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)