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CONTEND

'CONTEND' is a 7 letter word starting with C and ending with D

Crossword clues for 'CONTEND'

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Be in competition (7)CONTEND

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for CONTEND

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word contend will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

BOX - PUT - SAY - TUG - VIE - WAR

4 letter words

AVER - AVOW - BUCK - DUEL - FACE - FEUD - HAVE - HOLD - MEET - MOOT - RIOT - SPAR - TELL - TILT - URGE

5 letter words

ARGUE - BRAWL - BROIL - CAVIL - CLAIM - CLASH - CLOSE - FENCE - FIGHT - FRONT - ISSUE - JOUST - MATCH - PLEAD - PRESS - PUT IT - RIVAL - SPEAK - STAND - STATE - STICK

6 letter words

AFFIRM - ALLEGE - ARGUFY - ASSERT - AVOUCH - BATTLE - BICKER - BUFFET - CHARGE - COMBAT - DEBATE - DEFEND - ENJOIN - HASSLE - INSIST - JOSTLE - OPPOSE - OPPUGN - RASSLE - RELUCT - REPORT - RESIST - STRIVE - SUBMIT - TAKE ON - TUSSLE

7 letter words

AGONISE - AGONIZE - ASSEVER - COLLIDE - COMPETE - CONTEND - CONTEST - DECLARE - DICTATE - DISCEPT - DISPUTE - EXPRESS - GRAPPLE - JUSTIFY - LAY DOWN - MIX IT UP - PERSIST - PROFESS - PROTEST - QUARREL - QUIBBLE - SCUFFLE - SET DOWN - SPEAK UP - STAND ON - STICK TO - STICKLE - SUBTEND - TOURNEY - VIE WITH - WAGE WAR - WARRANT - WRANGLE - WRESTLE

8 letter words

ANNOUNCE - CHAMPION - CONFRONT - CONTRAST - COPE WITH - DISAGREE - INSIST ON - MAINTAIN - PETTIFOG - POLARIZE - POLEMIZE - PROCLAIM - RUN A TILT - SCRAMBLE - SKIRMISH - SPEAK OUT - STAND FOR - STRUGGLE

9 letter words

BUMP HEADS - CHOP LOGIC - CHOPLOGIC - CLOSE WITH - ENCOUNTER - ENUNCIATE - FIGHT OVER - HAVE IT OUT - JOIN ISSUE - LOCK HORNS - MANIFESTO - PREDICATE - PRESCRIBE - PRONOUNCE - RELUCTATE - TAKE SIDES - THRASH OUT - VINDICATE - WITHSTAND

10 letter words

ANNUNCIATE - ANTAGONIZE - ASSEVERATE - BANDY WORDS - BICKER OVER - CONTRAPOSE - COUNTERACT - FIGHT A DUEL - INSIST UPON - MEET HEAD-ON - PIT AGAINST - POLEMICIZE

11 letter words

BEAT AGAINST - COME TO BLOWS - COMPETE WITH - CONTRAPOSIT - CROSS SWORDS - GIVE AND TAKE - GRAPPLE WITH - HUFF AND PUFF - LIE OPPOSITE - LOGOMACHIZE - POSE AGAINST - QUARREL OVER - STEM THE TIDE - WRANGLE OVER

12 letter words

CONTEND ABOUT - CONTERMINOUS - CUT AND THRUST - FIGHT AGAINST - LABOR AGAINST - SQUABBLE OVER - STAND OPPOSED - TAKE NO DENIAL

13 letter words

BEAT UP AGAINST - BREAST THE WAVE - BROOK NO DENIAL - EXCHANGE BLOWS - GRUNT AND SWEAT - STAND OPPOSITE - STRIVE AGAINST - TAKE ISSUE WITH

14 letter words

BUFFET THE WAVES - CONTEND AGAINST - JOIN BATTLE WITH - SET OVER AGAINST - THRUST AND PARRY - TRY CONCLUSIONS

15 letter words

ISSUE A MANIFESTO - MILITATE AGAINST - OFFER RESISTANCE - PUT IN OPPOSITION - STRUGGLE AGAINST

16 letter words

GIVE SATISFACTION

Definition of contend

  • maintain or assert; "He contended that Communism had no future"
  • be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"


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