contestation : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
- Jacob Zuma in KTAR.com
We acknowledge that the past few months and years have placed the unity of the ANC under great strain,Zuma said in Atteridgeville, near Pretoria. "We concede that the contestation of leadership positions served at times to fuel a...
- Charles Schumer in NEWS.com.au
Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York, who led the Senate Democrats' campaign effort, said that Bush should urge Allen to "forego this futile recount and contestation policy which will simply delay the inevitable."
- Ron Wyden in FOXNews
Notwithstanding any organizational and logistical difficulties in some areas, the AU observer mission wishes to seize this opportunity to congratulate ZEC for well-organized and executed elections; the political parties for mature contestation, and... Baleka Mbete http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baleka_Mbete&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFb6wQXHDi2StDiL3WDyB5tfuuuWA Voice of America http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.voanews.com/english/2005-11-01-voa19.cfm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGiN_22D962QZdoqLyHTc-7tcSqeA Nov 1, 2005
21780 29330 contested There are a host of judgments that superdelegates make," said Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who has not endorsed either presidential candidate. "Certainly a special election held close to a contested primary like this one could be very...