Detailed Translations for contests from English to French


contests [the ~] noun

  1. the contests (competitions; matches)
    le concours

Translation Matrix for contests:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
concours competitions; contests; matches co-operation; competition; concourse; concurrence; contest; doing; fighting; game; match; play; set


contest [the ~] noun

  1. the contest (match; competition; game; play; set)
    la compétition; le match; le concours; la course; le jeu; la rencontre
  2. the contest
  3. the contest (dispute; challenge; impugn)
    la dispute; la lutte

to contest verb (contests, contested, contesting)

  1. to contest (dispute; challenge; question)
    contester; disputer; attaquer
    • contester verb (conteste, contestes, contestons, contestez, )
    • disputer verb (dispute, disputes, disputons, disputez, )
    • attaquer verb (attaque, attaques, attaquons, attaquez, )
  2. to contest (battle with; fight; combat; quarrel)
    combattre; battre
    • combattre verb (combats, combat, combattons, combattez, )
    • battre verb (bats, bat, battons, battez, )

Conjugations for contest:

  1. contest
  2. contest
  3. contests
  4. contest
  5. contest
  6. contest
simple past
  1. contested
  2. contested
  3. contested
  4. contested
  5. contested
  6. contested
present perfect
  1. have contested
  2. have contested
  3. has contested
  4. have contested
  5. have contested
  6. have contested
past continuous
  1. was contesting
  2. were contesting
  3. was contesting
  4. were contesting
  5. were contesting
  6. were contesting
  1. shall contest
  2. will contest
  3. will contest
  4. shall contest
  5. will contest
  6. will contest
continuous present
  1. am contesting
  2. are contesting
  3. is contesting
  4. are contesting
  5. are contesting
  6. are contesting
  1. be contested
  2. be contested
  3. be contested
  4. be contested
  5. be contested
  6. be contested
  1. contest!
  2. let's contest!
  3. contested
  4. contesting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for contest:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
battre beat off
compétition competition; contest; game; match; play; set competition; competitors; contestants; league; rivalry; rivals
concours competition; contest; game; match; play; set co-operation; competitions; concourse; concurrence; contests; doing; fighting; matches
concours doté de prix contest
course competition; contest; game; match; play; set fare; marathon; race; run; sprints
dispute challenge; contest; dispute; impugn arguing; argument; battle of words; conflict; controversy; debate; difference of opinion; disagreement; discord; disputation; dispute; labyrinth; maze; quarrel; row; slanging-match; squabble; struggle; twist; verbal dispute; verbal duel; verbal sword-play; wrestle
jeu competition; contest; game; match; play; set computer game; deck; game; go; leeway; margin; play; playing; round; turn; video game; way of playing
lutte challenge; contest; dispute; impugn battle; fight; grappling; labyrinth; maze; scuffle; struggle; struggling; tussle; tussling; war; wrestle; wrestling
match competition; contest; game; match; play; set game; games; match; play; playing
rencontre competition; contest; game; match; play; set encounter; meeting
- challenge; competition; control; resistance
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
attaquer challenge; contest; dispute; question assail; assault; attack; besiege; dishonor; dishonour; lay violent hands upon; raid; rape; ravish; storm; strike; take on; violate
battre battle with; combat; contest; fight; quarrel affect; bang; beat up; churn; clack; clapper; clatter; concern; drum; dust; ground; hammer; hit; knock; move; pound; slap; smack; spike; stir; strike; tap; tap at; thump; touch; whip
combattre battle with; combat; contest; fight; quarrel combat; fight; keep up the struggle; put up a fight; struggle; wage ware
contester challenge; contest; dispute; question argue; contradict; dispute; object; protest; rebut
disputer challenge; contest; dispute; question
- contend; repugn

Synonyms for "contest":

Related Definitions for "contest":

  1. a struggle between rivals1
  2. an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants1
  3. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation1
    • They contested the outcome of the race1

Wiktionary Translations for contest:

  1. competition
  1. action de tendre vers un même but, de coopérer.
  1. Mettre en discussion ce que quelqu’un revendique.
  2. Être en discussion plus ou moins vif à propos d’opinions, d’intérêts.

Cross Translation:
contest dispute; conflit Streit — heftig ausgetragene Kollision von Interessen oder Meinungen
contest compétition Wettkampf — Kampf um die beste Leistung unter mehreren Personen oder Gruppen
contest compétition; conflit; concurrence; rivalité; concours Wettstreit — Konkurrenz, bei der mehrere Parteien oder Personen versuchen, sich gegenseitig zu übertreffen

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