Definitions For Contend

verb

  • Maintain or assert
  • Have an argument about something
  • To make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation
  • Compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  • Be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight
  • Succeed in doing, achieving, or producing (something) with the limited or inadequate means available
  • To argue or state (something) in a strong and definite way
  • To compete with someone or for something : to compete with a good chance of winning

Is Contend a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
10
Words with Friends
13

The word Contend is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Contend in a Sentence

  • These people contend that they have earned the right to the land.
  • The team is expected to contend for the championship this year.

Synonyms for Contend

Antonyms for Contend

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