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Synonyms for contest

compete in

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oppose

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Synonyms for contest

a trial of skill or ability

to strive against (others) for victory

to take a stand against

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In the stadium family and friends are allowed to encourage their contesters.
Though I accept the number of victims, I oppose all those trying to prevent the Holocaust contester from expressing their opinion.
On Saturday, Wales came up against Victor Matfield - one of the best line-out contesters in the world.
An outgrowth of the numerous contests is a fascinating subculture whose adherents are referred to as contesters.
The would-be disgruntled, disloyal and jealous contesters have sniped and ridiculed him once too often, thus questioning democracyand the people's judgment.
The CCCentral Forum has been buzzing all week as recipe contesters eagerly await a coveted "affy" -- affidavit -- from Pillsbury, informing them they would be competing for $1 million in February.
Next to the five top players in the VoIP market are contesters like Gizmo Project, Hullo, Jajah, and SightSpeed, also device manufacturers like Creative Labs, and a number of telecom and cable incumbents like Deutsche Telekom, Mobilkom Austria, Telefonica, and TeliaSonera.
The minister honoured the contesters and sponsors, and presented winners with prizes, commending the efforts exerted by the contest's organising committee.
As per information provided by the officials of election commission office Mardan, three candidates indentified as Michel Indaryas a candidate of ANP while Jan Majeed and Rashid Maseeh as independent contesters took part in the election for reserved minority seat.
Al-Zubair Habubullah and Omer Al-Rabee'a won the two medals out of 120 female and male contesters.
However, as no candidate secured the required 50 per cent to win, the top two contesters, Sameer Khadem and Abdul Rahman Bu Ali, advanced to the second round.
Both songs are considered strong contesters and got through on the first semi-finals on Tuesday.
In the election, PPPs Candidate Sardar Ghulam Sadiq elected as Speaker and Shaheen Kausar Dar as his Deputy by obtaining 36 votes while their contesters PML (N) candidate Raja Sadeeq Batli and Ch.
Of the six contesters, two went to a second round of voting, but they also were unable to earn the required 50 plus one vote extra votes cast necessary to elect a speaker of the lower house of parliament.
In an interview with Al-Shurooq TV network, incumbent governor of Southern Blue Nile state and one of contesters in Northern states for the governorship position, Malik Agar, also regarded the announcement of boycott in northern Sudan as not true and violating the resolutions of the party's Political Bureau.