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contended (with)

verb
past tense of contend (with)

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1 to deal with (something) usually skillfully or efficiently
  • a multitude of problems to contend with as soon as he returned to the office

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2 to strive to reduce or eliminate
  • medical missionaries who daily contend with disease and poverty

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“Contended (with).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contended%20%28with%29. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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