verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of contest
Synonyms for contest
Related Words for uncontestableunambiguous, straightforward, categorical, clear-cut, apparent, explicit, indisputable, obvious, unmistakable, undeniable, decisive, absolute, univocal, accurate, authentic, certain, established, indubitable, irrefutable, positive
Examples from the Web for uncontestable
Contemporary Examples of uncontestable
Saint Laurent's countless contributions to fashion are uncontestable.Remembering YSL
March 24, 2010
Historical Examples of uncontestable
It remains to be seen whether the uncontestable facts to which they themselves have subscribed will prevail with the Government.Ireland and the Home Rule Movement
Michael F. J. McDonnell
Word Origin for contest
c.1600, from French contester "dispute, oppose," from Middle French, from Latin contestari (litem) "to call to witness, bring action," from com- "together" (see com-) + testari "to bear witness," from testis "a witness," (see testament). Calling witnesses as the first step in a legal combat. Related: Contestable; contested; contesting.
1640s, from contest (v.).