How many syllables are in contention? 3 syllables

Divide contention into syllables: con-ten-tion

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Synonyms and Words Related to Contention

contentions (3 syllables), arguing (3 Syllables), argument (3 Syllables), competition (4 Syllables), contestation (4 Syllables), controversy (4 Syllables), disputation (4 Syllables), rivalry (3 Syllables), tilt (1 Syllables) altercation (4 syllables), antithesis (4 syllables), apologetics (5 syllables), apologia (5 syllables), arguing (3 syllables), argument (3 syllables), casuistry (4 syllables), catechism (3 syllables), competition (4 syllables), contestation (4 syllables), contraposition (5 syllables), controversy (4 syllables), counteraction (4 syllables), crosscurrent (3 syllables), cross-question (3 syllables),

Two syllable words that rhyme with Contention

gentian, henschen, mention, pension, tension

Four syllable words that rhyme with Contention

apprehension, comprehension, condescension, hypertension, hypotension, reinvention

Five syllable words that rhyme with Contention

misapprehension

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