suomi-englanti sanakirja

contend englannista suomeksi

  1. pärjätä

  2. kilpailla, kilvoitella

  3. asettaa kyseenalaiseksi

  4. väitellä, kiistellä

  5. väittää

  6. kamppailla

  1. Verbi

  2. riidellä, kiistellä, taistella

  3. kamppailla

  4. väitellä

  5. esittää, väittää

contend englanniksi

  1. To strive in opposition; to contest; to dispute; to vie; to quarrel; to fight.

  2. 1611, (w), Deuteronomy ii. 9

  3. The Lord said unto me, Distress not the Moabites, neither contend with them in battle.
  4. (RQ:Shakespeare Henry 5)

  5. To struggle or exert oneself to obtain or retain possession of, or to defend.

  6. 17th century, (w), ''Epistle III to the Lady Castlemain''

  7. You sit above, and see vain men below / Contend for what you only can bestow.
  8. To strive in debate; to engage in discussion; to dispute; to argue.

  9. (RQ:Locke Human)

  10. these simple ideas are far from those innate principles which some contend for
  11. (RQ:Allestree Deca)

  12. many of those things he so fiercely contended about , were either falle or trivial
  13. To believe (something is reasonable) and argue (for it); to advocate.

  14. ''In this paper the author contends that no useful results can be obtained if this method is used.''