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contend
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The Call of the Wild
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  • The trail was in excellent condition, well packed and hard, and there was no new-fallen snow with which to contend.
  • O’Brien contended it was Thornton’s privilege to knock the runners loose, leaving Buck to "break it out" from a dead standstill.

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as in: She contended that... Define
to claim that something is true
as in: She contended with it Define
to struggle
as in: She contended for the gold medal Define
to compete
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