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Synonyms for contestedcon·test·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contestedadjective

    disputed or made the object of contention or competition

    "a contested election"

    Antonyms:
    uncontested

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#9940attacked
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#12049questioned
#16941appealed
#17797disputed
#19971contested
#26097objected
#27806contentious
#29675assaulted
#49285refuted
#84984litigious
#104876impugned

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  1. Christopher Sullivan:

    In South Carolina, when you have contested primaries on both sides, Republican turnout is usually about twice what the Democratic primary turnout is, so if only half of Republicans turned out and voted that would be equivalent of half the democratic primary turnout. . Even if it's a smaller number, 10 to 20 %, that can have a huge impact.

  2. The KFA:

    Including Olympic qualifying matches, all FIFA and continental competitions are contested with 23 players per side, and only the Olympic tournament is limited to 18 players, the 18-man roster is archaic.

  3. Van Gundy:

    I’m sick of the sissification of the game. That’s not a flagrant foul. He contested. He fouled him. Shoot your two free throws.

  4. Alan Garber:

    Harvard University’s procurement decisions should not and will not be driven by individuals’ views of highly contested matters of political controversy, if this policy is not currently known or understood in some parts of the University, that will be rectified now.

  5. Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders:

    We look forward on Tuesday to doing very well, there will be a contested convention. … Super delegates can and have changed their candidate choice in the past.

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