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contend
used in Crime and Punishment

3 uses
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  • And was it worth while, after all that had happened, to contend with these new trivial difficulties?
    6.3 -- Part 6 Chapter 3 (6% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • "That wasn't quite my contention," he began simply and modestly.
    3.5 -- Part 3 Chapter 5 (58% in)
  • ) "The only difference is that I don't contend that extraordinary people are always bound to commit breaches of morals, as you call it.
    3.5 -- Part 3 Chapter 5 (58% in)

There are no more uses of "contend" in Crime and Punishment.

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