Definition of Contention


  • the act of competing as for profit or a prize
    "the teams were in fierce contention for first place"
  • a contentious speech act
    a dispute where there is strong disagreement
    "they were involved in a violent argument"
  • a point asserted as part of an argument
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Word games points for the Contention

  • Scrabble® score of the contention (12)
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  • Words With Friends® score of the contention (16)

Unscramble contention

140 unscramble word found using the letters contention.

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