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The meaning of Contentions

kənˈten.ʃən

Contentions – definition

noun

Heated disagreement.

Usage examples:

The captured territory was the main area of contention between the two countries
noun

An assertion, especially one maintained in argument.

Usage examples:

Freud's contention that all dreams were wish fulfilment
noun

Disagreement resulting from opposing arguments

Usage examples:

Their refusal to sign the treaty remains a source of contention between the two countries., [ + tha…

Contentions translation into English

Contentions: translate from English into Chinese

Translate contentions into Chinese (Simplified)}
争论, 争夺, 论点, 争辩, 争论点, 所持的论点

Contentions: translate from English into Dutch

Translate contentions into Dutch}
Twisten, Bewering, Twist, Strijd

Contentions: translate from English into French

Translate contentions into French}
Querelles, Contention, Conflit, Lutte, Concurrence

Contentions: translate from English into German

Translate contentions into German}
Streitigkeiten, Streit, Anwartschaft

Contentions: translate from English into Hindi

Translate contentions into Hindi}
विवाद, तर्क, तकरार, कलह, शास्रार्थ

Contentions: translate from English into Italian

Translate contentions into Italian}
Contese, Contesa, Conflitto, Disputa, Controversia, Lotta, Alterco, Opinione

Contentions: translate from English into Korean

Translate contentions into Korean}
논쟁, 투쟁, 말다툼, 논쟁점

Contentions: translate from English into Russian

Translate contentions into Russian}
Споры, Утверждение, Раздор, Конкуренция, Спор, Соперничество, Борьба, Точка зрения, Заявление, Соревнование, Ссора, Предмет спора, Предмет ссоры

Contentions: translate from English into Spanish

Translate contentions into Spanish}
Contenciones, Contención, Contienda, Aseveración, Alegría

Word origin

late Middle English: from Latin contentio(n- ), from contendere ‘strive with’ (see contend).

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