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contention (n):
the act of competing as for profit or a prize
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the teams were in fierce contention for first place
Related Words: competitionrivalry
contention (n):
a point asserted as part of an argument
contention (n):
a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
Samples
they were involved in a violent argument
Related Words: argumentcontestationcontroversydisputation
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Little things please little minds

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Childish people are thrilled by childish, petty things


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