contention[ kuhn-ten-shuhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF contention
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONTENTION
Passages taken at haphazard will suffice to establish my contention.
Just what the ratio of the curve should be is a matter of contention.
Then I wish that bone of contention was from between the two churches.
Let me take one example which may mark out the outline of the contention.
Then began a contention the most vehement that ever I had with woman.
On the whole he preferred a quiet life free from contention.
The only bone of contention between them was the education lavished on their children.
This is proved by the strife and contention of the Gods respecting her.
The imaginative will at once say that the contention is too far fetched.
His contention is that art adds nothing to the knowledge of the mind.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONTENTION
- bone of contention
- bone to pick
- far cry
- poles apart
- sour note