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Definitions of contest:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To strive; contend; vie.

part of speech: noun

A struggle for superiority: strife: debate.

part of speech: verb transitive

To dispute; as, to contest an election; oppose; litigate.

part of speech: verb

To dispute; to struggle or strive earnestly; to litigate; to oppose; to emulate.

part of speech: noun

Struggle; conflict; dispute.

part of speech: noun

A struggle for superiority; dispute.

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To submit to the rule or authority of; as, to obey the commandments; comply with the orders or instructions of; as, to obey parents; to respond to direction or control of; as, a horse obeys the rein. ...

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