contest

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  • He ran for re-election in another two way contest and won easily.
  • The election was a three way contest but was primarily a two way race.
  • This was their second and the first time a country had won the contest twice.
  • France became the first country to win the contest four times.
  • Many of the players would face each other again in future international contests.
  • The battle between them represented the contest between summer and winter.
  • Seven countries participated in the first ever contest, each were represented with two songs.
  • The nature of children under the age of majority is another contested issue here.
  • This contest is open only to students who take writing courses during spring and summer terms.
  • This choice is also the one that would win every two-way contest against every other alternative.
  • These are usually held only once or twice per season at championships or a major regional contest.
  • France's win this year was their second in the contest.
  • This opposition was to count against him later that year in the leadership contest.
  • The National Front has never won a contested council seat in any election.
  • Later, she stopped working and started living on the things she won in contests.
  • Although contesting has long since passed the band is still very active.
  • The contest has been the subject of criticism regarding both its musical and political content.
  • The name was chosen in a contest from a local school.
  • Four countries won the contest, the first time ever a tie-break situation had occurred.
  • The contest was the first presidential election that took place on the same day in every state.
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Meaning of contest

  • noun An occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
  • noun A struggle between rivals
  • verb To make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation
    They contested the outcome of the race