Definitions of contention
n. - A violent effort or struggle to obtain, or to resist, something; contest; strife. 2
n. - Strife in words; controversy; altercation; quarrel; dispute; as, a bone of contention. 2
n. - Vehemence of endeavor; eagerness; ardor; zeal. 2
n. - A point maintained in an argument, or a line of argument taken in its support; the subject matter of discussion or strife; a position taken or contended for. 2
The word "contention" uses 10 letters: C E I N N N O O T T.
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