contender
noun Date: 1547 one that contends; especially a competitor for a championship or high honor <
a heavyweight title contender
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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 — I noun adversary, adverse party, antagonist, appellant, applicant, arguer, aspirant, campaigner, candidate, challenger, charger, claimant, combatant, competitor, complainant, contestant, contester, controversialist, corrival, debater, denouncer,… …   Law dictionary

  • 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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