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Contest

Meanings and phrases

contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants; competition
  2. a struggle between rivals

contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; contend; repugn

athletic contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a contest between athletes; athletic competition; athletics

bidding contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a series of competing bids

endurance contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any long and arduous undertaking; marathon

popularity contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. competition (real or figurative) for popular support

spelling contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a contest in which you are eliminated if you fail to spell a word correctly; spelling bee; spelldown

not contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The party did not contest any further elections.
  • He did not contest the January 1910 general election.
  • Chambeshi did not contest the 2006 general elections.

did not contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The party did not contest any further elections.
  • He did not contest the January 1910 general election.
  • Chambeshi did not contest the 2006 general elections.

no contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It resulted in a seven round no contest decision.
  • He pleaded no contest to misdemeanors, suspended sentence.
  • His record was 5-0-0 with one no contest.

contest between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • But it soon comes down to a contest between the two lovers.
  • In 2013, ESPN ran a "Battle of the Uniforms" contest between all 30 Major League clubs.
  • The Golden Boot trophy was not awarded in the annual contest between the teams until 1996.

won the contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Canadiens won the contest 4–3 in overtime.
  • Later, they learn that Tomio won the contest.
  • Ryan subsequently won the contest that year.

contest against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Tasmania lost their opening match 2-0 in a tight contest against Queensland.
  • In April 2010 he wrestled to a no contest against Gran Apolo for an NWA on Fire event held in Maine.
  • He drops his contest against the female relative and over time they fall in love and agree to marry.

beauty contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She finished second for a Malaysian beauty contest in 2001.
  • Ilaria won the 2011 Miss Deaf World global beauty contest which was held in Prague.
  • It was followed by "Carry On Girls", based around a Miss World-style beauty contest.

contest was held

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Another fruitless contest was held in the 1980s.
  • In 1892, a contest was held to find a solution.
  • The first contest was held in 1967.

contest held

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was the only EOY MI prelim contest held that year.
  • This is a young CEO hunt contest held in beginning of every year.
  • The film won best documentary short in an online film contest held by Filmaka.

talent contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ultimately the band enter into a talent contest.
  • At the age of 12 he won a local talent contest.
  • The band got together during a high school talent contest.

song contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With Ilanit she participated in the Athens song contest.
  • is a song by the rock band Lordi, who won the 2006 Eurovision song contest.
  • That was the first attempt of Israel to sing in English in the Eurovision song contest.

singing contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was discovered by an agent while performing in a singing contest.
  • He then entered the first season of the singing contest "Xingguang Dadao".
  • Once, she joined some friends and auditioned in a singing contest, which she won.

contest the election

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The First Party was unable to contest the election.
  • This confirmed 12 candidates will contest the election.
  • No independent candidates registered to contest the election.

pleaded no contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He pleaded no contest to misdemeanors, suspended sentence.
  • He pleaded no contest, was fined $500 and paid $211 in restitution.
  • Ingels pleaded no contest to making annoying phone calls to Allyson.

leadership contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He however endorsed Boris Johnson in the 2019 leadership contest.
  • Liberal leadership contest Brodie supported the candidacy of Premier Christy Clark .
  • In February 2018, Bill English resigned as the leader of the National Party, paving way for a leadership contest.

not to contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Labor strategically chose not to contest the Sydney by-election.
  • After deciding not to contest the elections on 26 May 1977, he was succeeded by José Ferreira Queimado.
  • The intervention of the Labour party was not viewed as a success as they chose not to contest the seat at the 1922 general election.

first contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first contest was held in 1967.
  • The first contest was riddles.
  • After a successful first contest, the second faced several location problems.

contest the seat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the third lok sabha elections, he refused to contest the seat in 1962.
  • On 8 December the former MSP Karen Whitefield was selected to contest the seat.
  • On Wednesday 8 March, the Irish Nationalist Party in Liverpool decided to contest the seat.

win the contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He last eliminated Bret Hart to win the contest.
  • He is convinced the Royals will win the contest.
  • She went on to win the contest, receiving 137 points in total.

contest sponsored

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1935 she was on the panel of judges for a literary contest sponsored by the Bronxville Women's Club.
  • Actor Richard Harris performed the song "My Boy" at a music contest sponsored by Radio Luxembourg in 1971.
  • In 2008 she was elected "Miss Butt" in a contest sponsored by the brand Sloggi, owned by Triumph International of France.

per contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Telfair notched 6.8 points and 3.3 assists per contest.
  • In addition, he averaged 10.8 points and 7.6 rebounds per contest.
  • Hutchison had a stellar senior year, averaging 20 points and 7.7 rebounds per contest.

close contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The game was a close contest marked by costly Maryland turnovers and Navy penalties.
  • The Vols won a close contest, regaining bragging rights for the Third Saturday in October.
  • Independent candidate Geoff Brock ended up winning the seat from the Liberals in a very close contest.

held a contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Pageant-Drama Association held a contest with a $100 prize.
  • Nakajima confirmed that Toho held a contest to name the monster.
  • The Parks Department had held a contest in 1913 accepting submission of designs for the park.

before the contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Czechoslovak OK-AMC was crashed during trainings, and had not been repaired before the contest.
  • Senator Hillary Clinton by double digits in the days before the contest in his home state of Illinois.
  • Each nation's jury consisted of five music industry professionals who are citizens of the country they represent, with their names published before the contest to ensure transparency.

won a contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lúcio Costa won a contest and was the main urban planner in 1957, with 5550 people competing.
  • His design won a contest put on by the city in 1892, but the War Department objected to the design.
  • GALE later won a contest to sing with Draco Rosa in front of a sold-out crowd at the Coliseo de Puerto Rico.

contest the elections

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She did not contest the elections in 1999 due to old age.
  • His successor, Andry Rajoelina, also announced his intention to contest the elections.
  • After deciding not to contest the elections on 26 May 1977, he was succeeded by José Ferreira Queimado.

national contest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Between 2003 and 2006 there is no Miss Honduras national contest.
  • She then attended the Royal College of Art after having received a scholarship in a national contest.
  • In 1902, his widow Maria Cristina initiated a national contest to build a monument in memory of Alfonso.
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