contender
I noun adversary, adverse party, antagonist, appellant, applicant, arguer, aspirant, campaigner, candidate, challenger, charger, claimant, combatant, competitor, complainant, contestant, contester, controversialist, corrival, debater, denouncer, disputant, entrant, examinee, feuder, fighter, foe, libelant, litigant, litigator, nominee, office-seeker, opponent, opposer, opposition, oppositionist, party, party to a suit, petitioner, polemist, the prosecution, pugilist, respondent, rival, striver, suitor II index adversary, aggressor, appellant, candidate, contestant, disputant, foe, litigant, opponent, party (litigant), peer, rival

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  • Contender — can refer to: Contender (stock character), commonly used in books, TV shows, plays, and films The Contender (TV series), a boxing based reality television series or its spinoffs: The Contender 2 The Contender Challenge: UK vs. USA The Contender 3 …   Wikipedia

  • Contender — Número de tripulantes 1 Eslora 487 cm Manga 150 cm Peso 83 Kg …   Wikipedia Español

  • contender — verbo intransitivo 1. Luchar (varias personas) con las armas: Contendía con un peligroso enemigo. Los dos países contendían en una guerra despiadada. 2. Uso/registro …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • contender — [kən ten′dər] n. 1. one who contends 2. a person, team, etc. having or regarded as having a good chance to win a contest or competition [their team is just not a legitimate contender this year] * * * See contend. * * * …   Universalium

  • contender — Se conjuga como: entender Infinitivo: Gerundio: Participio: contender contendiendo contendido     Indicativo   presente imperfecto pretérito futuro condicional yo tú él, ella, Ud. nosotros vosotros ellos, ellas, Uds. contiendo contiendes… …   Wordreference Spanish Conjugations Dictionary

  • contender — com contender com os adversários; isto contende me com os nervos …   Dicionario dos verbos portugueses

  • contender — [kən ten′dər] n. 1. one who contends 2. a person, team, etc. having or regarded as having a good chance to win a contest or competition [their team is just not a legitimate contender this year] …   English World dictionary

  • Contender — Con*tend er, n. One who contends; a contestant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contender — 1. ‘Luchar’. Verbo irregular: se conjuga como entender (→ apéndice 1, n.º 31). 2. Para referirse a la persona que participa en una contienda, se emplea en el español general actual la voz contendiente: «El saludo entre los dos contendientes fue… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • contender — 1540s, agent noun from CONTEND (Cf. contend) …   Etymology dictionary

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