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con·tender

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. rival, challenger, competitor, competition, contendernoun

    the contestant you hope to defeat

    "he had respect for his rivals"; "he wanted to know what the competition was doing"

    Synonyms:
    rival, competition, competitor, contention, rivalry, challenger, contest

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. godsidernoun

    everyone needs to become a godsider. from ps 56:9b and romans 8:31b

    becoming a godsider is being victorious in christ against all wiles of the enemy/satan.

    Submitted by angatmasa22 on August 30, 2023  

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "contender":

    competitor, challenger, rival, candidate, favorite

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#1311favorite
#2078competition
#3485candidate
#3575contest
#11080rival
#12862competitor
#15577challenger
#17032contention
#23458rivalry
#25149contender

How to use contender in a sentence?

  1. Ann Shumpert:

    I think not having the major contender here has allowed the other candidates to really shine, because the emphasis was on what they have to say, which is being undermined by the theatrics of the debates.

  2. Maria Zack:

    A lot of people did not take him seriously in the beginning, and he's proven to be a very serious contender.

  3. Pat Riley:

    From nobody to upstart. From upstart to contender. From contender to winner. From winner to champion. From champion to Dynasty.

  4. Nathan Gonzales:

    He has a long way to go before being a contender and even a factor in the race, until Fetterman can prove that he can raise the money -- I just don't think enough people are going to know who he is, let alone decide whether he should become senator.

  5. Draft Biden 2016:

    [The poll]signals the vice president's strength and viability as a serious contender. We see it as an encouraging sign that the American people are hungry for his candidacy.


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