how to pronounce contested


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The above transcription of contested is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

contested is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of contested in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… a bit contested Buzz Aldrin claims that …”

meanings of contested


  1. Controversial; contentious; debated.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of contest.

words that rhyme with contested


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