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contend
kən'tɛnd
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Maintain or assert.
  2. Have an argument about something.
  3. To make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation.
  4. Compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others.
  5. Be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight.
  6. Come to terms with.
Hyphenationcon•tend
Part of Speech(不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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争鸣zhēngmíngto contend
jìngcontend, vie, compete
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角逐juézhúto tussle; to contend; to contest
论战lùnzhànto debate; to contend; polemics
周旋zhōuxuánto mix with others; to socialize; to deal with; to contend
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争论zhēnglùnto argue; to debate; to contend; argument; contention; controversy; debate
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