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  1. rival, challenger, competitor, competition, contender(noun)

    the contestant you hope to defeat

    "he had respect for his rivals"; "he wanted to know what the competition was doing"

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  1. contender(Noun)

    Someone who competes with one or more other people

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  1. Contender(noun)

    one who contends; a contestant

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  1. Contender

    The International Contender is a single-handed high performance sailing dinghy, designed by Bob Miller, latterly known as Ben Lexcen, in 1967 as a possible successor to the Finn dinghy for Olympic competition. The Contender is recognized as an International Class by the International Sailing Federation, the governing body of sail boat racing, which administers the class rules.

Translations for contender

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  • Gegner, Mitbewerber, Konkurent, RivaleGerman
  • rival, contendedor, contendienteSpanish
  • მეტოქეGeorgian
  • mededingerDutch
  • zawodnik, zawodniczkaPolish
  • соперник, претендентка, претендент, соперницаRussian

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