contend - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate contend

contend is hyphenated as con-tend

How to pronounce contend

contend is pronounced kən´tɛnd

Number of syllables in contend

The number of syllables in contend is 2

What part of speech in contend?

contend can be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb

How common in the word contend?

contend is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does contend convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to contend

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Words with similar spelling to content
Synonyms of 'affirm'
Synonyms of 'agonize'
Synonyms of 'allege'
Synonyms of 'announce'
Synonyms of 'argue'
Synonyms of 'assert'
Synonyms of 'asseverate'
Synonyms of 'aver'
Synonyms of 'avouch'
Synonyms of 'avow'
Synonyms of 'battle'
Synonyms of 'bicker'
Synonyms of 'box'
Synonyms of 'brawl'
Synonyms of 'broil'
Synonyms of 'buffet'
Synonyms of 'cavil'
Synonyms of 'champion'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'clash'
Synonyms of 'close'
Synonyms of 'collide'
Synonyms of 'combat'
Synonyms of 'compete'
Synonyms of 'confront'
Synonyms of 'conterminous'
Synonyms of 'contrast'
Synonyms of 'counteract'
Synonyms of 'debate'
Synonyms of 'declare'
Synonyms of 'defend'
Synonyms of 'disagree'
Synonyms of 'dispute'
Synonyms of 'duel'
Synonyms of 'enunciate'
Synonyms of 'express'
Synonyms of 'face'
Synonyms of 'fence'
Synonyms of 'feud'
Synonyms of 'fight'
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