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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

Wiktionary

  1. contender(Noun)

    Someone who competes with one or more other people

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contender(noun)

    one who contends; a contestant

Freebase

  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.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

contender(noun)

a person who has entered a competition (for a title etc).

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