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contest

Translation of contest in French:

noun

British English: /ˈkɒntɛst/
American English: /ˈkɑnˌtɛst/
  • 3 (in election) See examples: the presidential contest
    la course à la présidence

transitive verb

British English: /kənˈtɛst/
American English: /kənˈtɛst/
, /ˈkɑnˌtɛst/
  • 2 (compete for) (Sport)
    (match)
    a strongly contested seat
    (Politics)
    un siège âprement disputé
    to contest an election
    (Politics)
    se présenter à une élection

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