Definitions For Contending


  • 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 Contending 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

Words with Friends

The word Contending is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Contending 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.

Antonyms for Contending

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