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"
Someone who competes with one or more other people
one who contends; a contestant
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.
The numerical value of contender in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of contender in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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You don't understand. I could have had class. I could have been a contender.
A lot of people did not take him seriously in the beginning, and he's proven to be a very serious contender.
From nobody to upstart. From upstart to contender. From contender to winner. From winner to champion. From champion to Dynasty.
Any company that has a 50 percent share of the mobile payments market seems like a worthy contender regardless of any development of a sharing economy.
We looked at the economics and concluded it was not a contender in a meaningful way. So I felt it would get a silver medal and didn't deserve to get built.
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