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Synonyms for contender

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rival, challenger, competitor, competition, contender(noun)

    the contestant you hope to defeat

    "he had respect for his rivals"; "he wanted to know what the competition was doing"

    rival, competition, competitor, contender, contention, rivalry, challenger, contest

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List of paraphrases:

competitor, challenger, rival, candidate, favorite

Translations for contender

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  • Gegner, Mitbewerber, Konkurent, RivaleGerman
  • rival, contendedor, contendienteSpanish
  • lawanIndonesian
  • მეტოქეGeorgian
  • mededingerDutch
  • zawodnik, zawodniczkaPolish
  • соперник, претендентка, претендент, соперницаRussian

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