Is contending a Scrabble word?

Yes, contending is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 19 points in Words with Friends

Contending is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word contending

The meaning of contending


6 definitions of the word contending.


  1. Maintain or assert
  2. Have an argument about something
  3. To make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation
  4. Come to terms with
  5. Compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others
  6. Be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in contending?

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