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Synonyms for contend

Synonyms for contend

to strive in opposition

to strive against (others) for victory

to put forth reasons for or against something, often excitedly

to put into words positively and with conviction

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About Contend Founded in the spring of 2014, Contend specializes in creating, producing and distributing data-driven content to deliver measurable business results.
The city's lawsuit contends that the environmental impact statement for the 56.
Members of the political and legal system, from criminals to lawyers to federal judges, contend that Project Exile has certain inherent flaws and that it is not a panacea for the problems of gun violence that plague Richmond or any other U.
Peering is the Achilles' heel of the whole system," contends Lloyd Taylor, VP of Operations at Internet traffic monitoring company Keynote Systems.
He contends that it is bad enough that black youth listen to rap, but what's worse, rap is not just "black music," but has white fans too.
The Oxnard Police Department contends that the interrogation of the only witness, who might soon die, was vital to clear up a potential crime, but the real intent appears to be to relieve the city of Oxnard of liability for an officer-involved shooting.
That lawsuit contends that Best Buy never intended to make Powell its sole integrator and, in fact, already had another Minnesota company under contract to do the work.
Promoters of charitable split-dollar insurance transactions contend that the assumptions used to value current life insurance protection under Rev.
86) Gillis contends that youth were being prosecuted in Oxford, England for acts that had originally been tolerated.
InterDigital) to confirm that InterDigital does not contend that equipment and systems built in compliance with Telecommunications Industry Association interim standard IS-95 infringe two InterDigital patents.
To contend, as he does, that it is not race that has been the problem in American history, but a "specific kind of racial classification," seems at first a form of sophistry and a matter of semantics.
SANTA CLARITA - Water-supply projections are inflated in the 2001 Santa Clarita Valley Water Report, critics contend in a new minority report.
Three of the four essays dealing with the Weimar period reject the theory that a "front generation" emerged from the war but do contend that the myth of a front generation was utilized by groups to gain their ends.
At that trial, Gentex Corporation will contend that its U.