Word "CONTENTION" Definitions:


Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
Synonyms:
arguing, argument, contestation, controversy, disceptation, disputation, tilt

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
the act of competing as for profit or a prize
Synonyms:
competition, rivalry
Examples:
the teams were in fierce contention for first place

Part of Speech:
Noun
Definition:
a point asserted as part of an argument

Crossword Clues for CONTENTION

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Clue Source Date
Opposing element in camp, trendy about nothing in argument The Guardian Cryptic 10 Aug 2022
Happy at home about nothing? There's argument The Guardian Quiptic 25 Apr 2022
Soothe one that is charged with allegation Irish Times Crosaire 14 Jan 2022
Argument against leads to stress, we hear The Telegraph Cryptic 10 Sep 2020
Stated belief USA Today 05 Aug 2016
Stated belief
Out of __ (having no chance) Newsday 13 Sep 2015
Out of __ (having no chance)
Struggle
Disagreement
Discord
Argument
Strife.
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