Home

Cite

Synonyms of contest

Noun


1. contest, competition, social event

usage: an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants

2. contest, competition, contention, rivalry

usage: a struggle between rivals

Verb


1. contest, contend, repugn, oppose

usage: to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: contest (Dictionary)