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Contend Past Tense
The past tense of Contend is contended.
Rhymes with Contend
How do you pronounce contend?
Pronounce contend as kənˈtɛnd.
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Sentences with contend
1. Verb, base form
Since that time international players have continued to contend and very often win.
Quotes about contend
1. I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
- Stephen Roberts
2. Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore,So do our minutes hasten to their end;Each changing place with that which goes before,In sequent toil all forwards do contend.
- William Shakespeare, The Sonnets and Narrative Poems
verb. ['kənˈtɛnd'] have an argument about something.
verb. ['kənˈtɛnd'] to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation.
verb. ['kənˈtɛnd'] compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others.
verb. ['kənˈtɛnd'] come to terms with.
verb. ['kənˈtɛnd'] be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight.