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con·test·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contestedadjective

    disputed or made the object of contention or competition

    "a contested election"

Wiktionary

  1. contestedadjective

    debated, controversial

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  1. contested

    Contested refers to an object, position, idea, or situation that is the subject of disagreement or competition between multiple parties. It implies a dispute or controversy where different parties are vying for control, ownership, acceptance, or validation. It can be used in various contexts such as law, politics, sports, and many others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Contested

    of Contest

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of contested in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of contested in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of contested in a Sentence

  1. Ben Chang:

    Princeton University contested the OFCCP's allegation because Princeton University was based on a flawed statistical model that grouped all full professors together regardless of department and thus bore no resemblance to how Princeton University actually hires, evaluates, and compensates Princeton University faculty.

  2. Mini Mike Bloomberg:

    Mini Mike Bloomberg acknowledged earlier in the day Tuesday that the possibility of a contested convention at the Democratic convention in July is Mini Mike Bloomberg only pathway to becoming the nominee, admitting, I dont think I can win any other way. Mini Mike Bloomberg told reporters on Tuesday morning that Mini Mike Bloomberg had no expectations on how hed perform, despite record investments in ads and staff from his own bank account. CLICK HERE FOR FULL SUPER TUESDAY RESULTS I have no expectations for today. We will have a decent number of delegates, weve been working at this for 10 weeks.

  3. Fran McCaffery:

    It was a tough thing because they were in the double bonus, so Wiesy doesn’t want to foul him either, it was contested. So you’ve just got to tip your hat to him (Franklin).

  4. Alan Garber:

    Harvard University’s procurement decisions should not and will not be driven by individuals’ views of highly contested matters of political controversy, if this policy is not currently known or understood in some parts of the University, that will be rectified now.

  5. John Costello:

    It's going to make them far more effective, it will most likely increase the sophistication of cyber intrusions and cyber reconnaissance over the long term. It will make them a lot more formidable to sustain cyber operations in a contested environment.

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